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UN rapporteur calls on US and UK to publish Iraq torture files

in the United States," UN special rapporteur on counter-terrorism Ben Emmerson said in a report to the UN Human Rights Council . Emmerson, a British international lawyer, called on Washington ... Emmerson is also involved in an investigation into drone attacks carried out in countries such as Pakistan, ...

07/03/2013 - 13:14 - comment 0

Lawyers of Gadhafi spy chief seek U.N. referral

trial, followed by the summary execution of the death penalty,” Ben Emmerson, defense counsel ... this year that his trial would begin in August. Emmerson said he had no faith in Libya’s judicial ... by a rogue state, which is effectively what Libya is now becoming,” Emmerson said. He said ...

13/08/2013 - 07:41 - comment 0

US expands fleet of killer drones

that complies with the requirements of international law,” in the words of Ben Emmerson, special investigator ...

30/01/2013 - 08:35 - comment 0