The ISC has issued a call for evidence for its forthcoming investigation into extraordinary rendition to examine issues raised by the now-defunct Detainee Inquiry. More can be read here.
Further details of CIA torture of Detainees Emerges Ahead of Publication of Senate Intelligence CommitteeTuesday, 09 September 2014 11:39
Previously undisclosed accounts of brutality are allegedly contained in the Senate report. More can be read here.
According to the Foreign Office records, Diego Garcia received 3.25 inches of rain in the month of June, compared to an average of 5.4 inches of rain. In response to a parliamentary question asked by Andrew Tyrie and Paul Flynn in July, the Foreign Office responded that Diego Garcia flight records had been water damaged due to 'extremely heavy weather in June 2014'. More can be read here.
In an editorial in the Independent, Andrew Tyrie asks 'Why is the truth on torture so long in coming'? The article can be read here.
Freedom of Information records show that UK Ambassador to the US Peter Westmacott met with the US Senate Intelligence Committee 21 times throughout the Committee's investigation of rendition. More can be read here.