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MI6 face another criminal investigation into allegations its officers were party to Guantanamo torture
MI6 is to face another criminal investigation into allegations its officers were party to the torture of Guantanamo detainees.
Isis suicide bomber is Guantanamo detainee
Isis have claimed responsibility for a recent suicide attack in Iraq and named the bomber. But a family member has confirmed to Channel 4 News that the person shown in the image released by Isis is a British man called Jamal Udeen al-Harith, a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who was released in 2004 and was awarded compensation by the…
Isis suicide bomber is former Guantanamo detainee
A photograph released by the Islamic State group of a British suicide bomber in Mosul shows British ex-Guantanamo detainee Jamal Al-Harith.
Shaker Aamer: last Guantanamo inmate ‘to sue UK government’
Shaaker is set to take legal action against the British Government after being released from the US prison camp, sources say.
Shaker Aamer, the last Briton in Guantanamo Bay, is released
The last British resident at Guantanamo Bay has been released today after 13 years at the US military prison in Cuba.
Jamal Al-Harith: Guantanamo detainee flees to Syria
A British terror suspect released from Guantanamo Bay after lobbying by the British Government is with the so-called Islamic State in Syria, Channel 4 News can reveal.
Shaker Aamer: last Brit in Guantanamo to be released
Shaker Aamer, the last British resident held at Guantanamo Bay, is to be released, a British Government spokesman said.
Guantanamo lawyer: be careful after Paris attacks
The lawyer for a Guantanamo inmate says fear after the Paris attacks risks giving governments a licence to implement the sort of anti-terror legislation that saw her client wrongly detained.
Torture: Guantanamo detainee ‘beaten over 300 times’
Guantanamo detainee Shaker Aamer has information “that is devastatingly bad” for the George W Bush administration, says Clive Stafford Smith, founder of legal pressure group Reprieve.
Charges dropped against ex-Guantanamo inmate Moazzam Begg
Briton Moazzam Begg, who stood accused of attending a terrorist training camp in Syria, is due to be released from prison just days before his trial was due to start.
Guantanamo’s first commander urges US to close camp
Major General Michael Lehnert tells Channel 4 News he believes it is time Barack Obama makes good on his promise to end the detention of terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay.
Obama: I will shut Guantanamo detention centre
With a hunger strike and one hundred inmates refusing food, President Obama renews his intention to shut down the Guantanamo detention centre declaring he does not want people to die.
‘Close Guantanamo Bay’ senior US figures tell Obama
Former senior members of the US military and political establishment accuse the country’s most senior officials of contributing to the spread of torture.
Guantanamo Bay: violence, hunger strikes and protests
Violent clashes, hunger strikes and growing calls for its closure – what is happening in Guantanamo Bay, three years after its promised closure?
Last western detainee in Guantanamo moved to Canada
The last western detainee held at the Guantanamo Bay military base, home to hundreds of suspected terrorists captured by the United States, has been returned to Canada.