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# Rendition

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# Jack Straw
Landmark case: Libyan man allowed to sue British ex-minister over rendition
The ruling could pave the way for similar lawsuits.
# Torture
'I'm not a doctor but...': Ex-CIA chief defends rectal rehydration of inmates
Michael Hayden claimed the report is wrong when it says the technique was used for interrogation.
# Shannon
Margaretta D'Arcy has been jailed again for refusing to sign a bond
The elderly peace activist has been returned to prison for refusing to comply with judge’s order.
# extraordinary rendition
"We are now a blood-ridden country": Margaretta D'Arcy rounds on TDs over Shannon...
Some of them looked pretty stunned at the tirade…
Column: Peacemakers like Margaretta D’Arcy uphold the greater moral law
Margaretta, in her peaceful act of civil disobedience, was seeking to highlight our own government’s failure to uphold both Irish and international law. We should applaud her courage, writes Joe Murray.
# Shannon
Vigil at Shannon Airport marks 10 year anniversary of Iraq war
Anti-war group Shannonwatch said Ireland’s record in UN peacekeeping has been “tarnished” by complicity in the CIA rendition programme.
# Rendition
"No evidence of rendition" in garda investigations
The Department of Justice was responding to a report published today claiming Ireland facilitated the CIA’s rendition programme.
# Rendition
Report shows Ireland facilitated CIA rendition programme
The report indicates that flights involved in the transportation of some high profile detainees are suspected of having refueled at Shannon.
# Shannon Airport
'Legal violations' caused by US military and CIA use of Shannon Airport outlined in new booklet
Irish peace groups have outlined the “aviation, human rights, and international humanitarian law” which are being violated by the use of the airport by foreign military.
# Shannon
Gilmore accepts US assurance of no rendition flights through Shannon
Eamon Gilmore says he’ll take the United States’ word that its Air Force did not carry prisoners of war through Shannon.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.
# Rendition
Documents reveal Gaddafi regime's ties to CIA
The US’s Central Intelligence Agency worked closely with the Gaddafi regime in the rendition of terror suspects, documents show.
# Rendition
US 'rendition flight' aircraft flew to Shannon airport
The Clare airport was one of a number of international locations used by the secret flights, court documents show.
# Wikileaks
Ahern suspected US carried prisoners through Shannon: WikiLeaks
Dermot Ahern suspected there had been at least three rendition flights through Shannon, but took America’s word for it – even though he feared paying “a severe political price”.
# Wikileaks
Ireland suspected Shannon had carried prisoners: the WikiLeak in full
The full text of the leaked document suggesting Ireland believed Shannon Airport had been used to transfer prisoners of war.