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UK-US torture collaboration revealed
Tue, 26 Apr 2011 13:08:00 GMT
Newly released Guantanamo files show that former UK government of Tony Blair knew British detainees were being tortured, yet it joined the US extraordinary rendition program.
British MPs win appeal on renditions
Tue, 19 Apr 2011 12:23:50 GMT
The British Ministry of Defense (MoD) was forced on Monday to reveal information about its involvement in extraordinary renditions, according to a court ruling.
Papers on UK abusing Kenyans released
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 09:40:40 GMT
London High Court has released documents confirming horrific torture and abuse of revolutionary Kenyans by the British soldiers during the 1950s and '60s.
UK reaffirms support to UN Gaza report
Wed, 06 Apr 2011 15:33:08 GMT
Britain has pledged its support for the UN Goldstone Report, which accuses the Israeli regime of committing war crimes in the 2008- 2009 Gaza war.
Strikes could lead army to run prisons
Thu, 31 Mar 2011 18:46:51 GMT
Britain has put 3,000 troops on standby to run the prisons if prison officers go ahead with a walkout in protest to proposals to privatize a number of jails.
Sat, 19 Mar 2011 19:08:00 GMT
Strike looms at N Ireland universities
University staff in Northern Ireland will go on strike from Monday in a dispute over plans to overhaul pension programs which might leave thousands of students out of classes.
Thu, 24 Feb 2011 11:50:41 GMT
Britain torture probe risks to flaw
The UK human rights organizations warn that the state-backed inquiry into Britain's involvement in torture and rendition since 9/11 may fail to produce results.
Sat, 19 Feb 2011 12:42:39 GMT
Inmates get no damages for voting right
Britain's High Court has rejected compensation claims by hundreds of prisoners after they lodged complaints for being deprived of voting right in the general election.
Fri, 18 Feb 2011 16:32:13 GMT
UK accused of selling arms to Bahrain
British government has been accused of providing 'tools of repression' for Arab regimes while they are cracking the pro-democracy demonstration .
Mon, 14 Feb 2011 19:21:04 GMT
Jobless women trebled in parts of UK
Majority of young women are now unemployed in parts of Britain because of the government's austerity policy, which is plunging the country into recession.
Wed, 02 Feb 2011 18:22:37 GMT
Britain's complicit in Israeli crimes
Britain has always tried to sell the idea that the British are human rights' advocates by allocating funds to rights bodies, and holding meetings to talk rights issues.
Tue, 01 Feb 2011 10:25:43 GMT
N Ireland held Bloody Sunday march
Derry, Northern Ireland, has faced the last Bloody Sunday march by thousands of people, including victims' families, carrying banners read "vindicated".
Sun, 30 Jan 2011 12:37:36 GMT
Britain: Cairo should heed protestors
Amid anti-government protests in Britain, Foreign Secretary, William Hague, has called on Egypt's president to listen to demonstrators challenging his regime.
Fri, 28 Jan 2011 13:31:15 GMT
British peer endorses Hamas resistance
The Palestinian people consider resistance movement Hamas as the only organization in the occupied territories in which they could have confidence, says a member of the UK's House of Lords.
Wed, 26 Jan 2011 11:33:10 GMT
Ireland promotes Palestinian mission
The Republic of Ireland has become the first member of the European Union to upgrade the Palestinian diplomatic in mission in Dublin to an embassy, said the media reports.
Mon, 24 Jan 2011 10:38:49 GMT
Iran calls for intl. court to try Blair
Iran's top security official Saeed Jalili has called for an international tribunal to put former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on trial for war crimes.
Wed, 19 Jan 2011 11:31:50 GMT
Britain complicit in extreme torture
British authorities have collaborated with Bangladeshi security forces to hunt British nationals and interrogate them outside the country in secret bases where inmates are known to have died under torture.
Sat, 15 Jan 2011 15:45:31 GMT
British-Israeli armies' synergy censured
The UK Human Rights campaigners have condemned disclosures that Israeli army was training British troops how to use attack drones as “shameful”.
Sun, 02 Jan 2011 21:17:03 GMT
Britain carrying 'trademark of despots'
Britain's 'lawful' violation of human rights has bought the country the harsh criticism of human rights groups internationally.
Sun, 19 Dec 2010 12:00:20 GMT
No vote for long-term British inmates
The UK government has banned inmates serving their sentence with four or more years of imprisonment from voting in the United Kingdom.
Wed, 15 Dec 2010 11:07:39 GMT
Met faces legal action over kettling
British human rights lawyers have taken legal action against the police for using inappropriate techniques including kettling to suppress student protests.
Wed, 24 Nov 2010 16:17:32 GMT
British MPs oppose Israeli war crime law
More than a hundred of MPs have opposed the British government's decision to changing the law of arresting Israeli leaders for the alleged war crimes.
Mon, 15 Nov 2010 08:47:43 GMT
British demand US data on 'nukes' in Iraq
British protesters call on the US government to disclose data on where in Iraq its army had used weapons containing depleted uranium (DU).
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