Lithuanian prosecutors previously refused to investigate the claims of Saudi Arabian citizen Mustafa Ahmed al-Hawsawi, who was allegedly held in a secret CIA prison in Lithuania between 2004 and 2006. The court found that al-Hawsawi's claims violations of international law and his rights under the Lithuanian Constitution. More can be read here.
The ISC will examine issues raised by the Gibson Inquiry's interim report on extraordinary rendition. The ISC's statement can be read here.
A High Court judge has ruled that the case brought by Abdul Hakim Belhaj against the British Government for its role in his rendition to Libya fell out of the jurisdiction of the court and could damage Britain's relations with its allies. More can be read here.
Ken Clarke's statement to the House on the publication of the Detainee Inquiry report, as well as concerns expressed by Members concerning the Government's decision to appoint the ISC to take over the investigation into rendition, can be read here.
Findings of British complicity in extraordinary rendition are confirmed by report. More can be read here.
- US Senate Intelligence Committee Asks CIA for Internal Report on Extraordinary Rendition Programme
- Intelligence and Security Committee to Investigate Allegations of British Involvement in Rendition
- Detainees allege they were tortured and held in secret prisons in Poland
- ACLU sues CIA for Reports on Extraordinary Rendition Programme