Welcome to The APPG on Extraordinary Rendition

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The All Party Parliamentary Group on Extraordinary Rendition was established by Andrew Tyrie in December 2005. It is a cross party grouping of MPs and Peers from the British parliament who have come together to examine extraordinary rendition and related issues.


The questions asked by... the All-Party Parliamentary Group are precisely the sort of parliamentary
interrogation and questioning that is wholly appropriate.

Former Foreign Secretary David Miliband MP, 21 February 2008

CIA May Release Torture Reports to ACLU

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The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the CIA last November seeking release of three reports on the extraordinary rendition programme, reports that the CIA is considering the release of two of the three reports.  The release would take place on 22 May.  More can be read here

The black site, where a number of terrorist suspects were held, including Khalid Sheikh Mohamed, allegedly operated from 2002 to 2003.  More can be read here

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.

The Senate Intelligence Committee voted to adopt its 6000+ page report on the CIA's extraordinary rendition programme in December 2012.  More can be read here and here.

Andrew Tyrie MP expresses concern over the role the Intelligence and Security Committee has been given to scrutinise Britain's involvement in rendition.  The article can be read here.  More 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.  

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