Rt Hon Andrew Tyrie MP comments on the decision by the Crown Prosecution Service not to charge anyone with a criminal offence in connection with allegations made concerning the movement and alleged ill treatment of Abdel Hakim Belhaj and his wife, Fatima Boudchar, and Khadija Al Saadi and his wife and children from countries in South East Asia to Libya in 2004

The Committee concluded that allegations that the UK may have requested redactions to the Senate report to conceal involvement in rendition were unfounded.  It noted, however, that it had only seen the Agencies' internal file notes, but not the specific redactions proposed by the CIA.  The statement can be read here.

The Foreign Affairs Committee has published its correspondence with the Foreign Secretary concerning the use of British territory, including Diego Garcia, in the CIA rendition programme.  The correspondence can be read here.

The claims were made by Lawrence Wilkerson, chief of staff to former US Secretary of State Colin Powell, in an interview with Vice News.  More can be read here.

Radio 4 investigates the extent of British complicity in the CIA's programme of kidnap and torture.  Andrew Tyrie's comments are included.  The programme can be heard here.

The written questions tabled by Andrew Tyrie MP follow on from the Intelligence and Security Committee's (ISC) report on the intelligence relating to the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby.  The parliamentary questions and answers can be read here.  The ISC's report can be read here.