Urgent action for ‘disappeared’ Algerians

Urgent action for ‘disappeared’ Algerians By IRR News Team, 1 February 2007 Amnesty International has issued an urgent appeal on behalf of two men who were deported from...

Statement from Detainee K

Statement from Detainee K 24 January 2007 Today I am leaving the UK to return to Algeria, my country of origin. Voluntarily, according to the Home Office. In...

Fighting a ghost

Fighting a ghost By IRR News Team, 11 January 2007, http://www.irr.org.uk/2007/january/ha000009.html An Algerian national security detainee speaks out against his indefinite detention in the UK. On 12 January,...

Algerian held indefinitely under deportation speaks out

Algerian held indefinitely under deportation speaks out 04-01-2007 http://www.muslimnews.co.uk/news/news.php?article=12213 London, The Muslim News OnLine: The Muslim News has received this letter from high security prison Long Lartin where...

Torture expert attacks deportation

Torture expert attacks deportation Press Association, Saturday August 26, 2006 A court ruling allowing the Government to deport a foreign terror suspect to Algeria has been strongly criticised...

Algerian loses deportation appeal

Algerian loses deportation appeal Staff and agencies, Guardian Unlimited, August 24, 2006 An Algerian who was cleared of any involvement in the supposed « Ricin plot » today lost his...

A sad day for human rights

A sad day for human rights Is the return of two Algerian terror suspects to Algeria a triumph for the government? Hardly Paul Donovan, The Guardian, June 20,...

Britain Extradites Man Convicted in France

Britain Extradites Man Convicted in France The Guardian, June 22, 2006 PARIS (AP) – A man convicted in 2004 by a French court for his role in a...

United Kingdom: Deportation of terror suspects

AI Index: EUR 45/046/2005 20 October 2005 AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL Media Briefing AI Index: EUR 45/046/2005 (Public) News Service No: 283 20 October 2005 United Kingdom: Deportation of terror...

Britain to extradite a new bunch of Algerians

Thomas Gareth next January in Algiers Britain to extradite a new bunch of Algerians By A.K/ Translation A.A, El Khabar, 16 december 2008 Algeria is to be handed...

Concern about Algerians

Concern about Algerians By IRR News Team, 22 June 2006 http://www.irr.org.uk/2006/june/ha000028.html Two men, deported to Algeria from the UK over the weekend, have failed to contact their families...

Algeria ‘fed false information’ about terror suspect

Algeria ‘fed false information’ about terror suspect May, 24, 2006, http://news.pipex.com/Pipex/News/Story_Page/ 0,13319,5337_1242978,00.html The British Security Services were fed false information by the Algerian authorities about a terror suspect...

Families of the extradited ask explanations

Foreign ministry promised to release them soon Families of the extradited ask explanations El Khabar, June 22, 2006 Families of the two Algerian nationals, who were extradited by...

The Hostages of HMP Long Lartin

The Hostages of HMP Long Lartin http://www.cageprisoners.com/articles.php?id=14129 Letters written by the hostages at HMP Long Lartin  British people and the Muslim community have the right to know what...

Britain defends anti-terror measures

Britain defends anti-terror measures By Hannah K. Strange, UPI UK Correspondent, 26 April 2006 http://www.wpherald.com/storyview.php?StoryID=20060426-115014-4692r LONDON — Britain’s use of controversial memoranda of understanding to enable deportations of...

Algerian terror suspects want to go home

Algerian terror suspects want to go home · Hunger strikers’ letter to Guardian tells of despair · They say torture better than ‘cruelty’ in Britain Vikram Dodd, The...

UK fails to secure deal on Algerian deportees

UK fails to secure deal on Algerian deportees · Talks ended with only oral assurance on torture · Return of prisoners may contravene human rights Richard Norton-Taylor, The...

Terror suspect would rather face torture than endure UK controls

Terror suspect would rather face torture than endure UK controls By Terry Kirby, Chief Reporter, The Independent, 20 March 2006, http://news.independent.co.uk/uk/legal/article352370.ece Human rights and Muslim organisations have attacked...

Ramda, ten years of diplomatic trial of strength

Ramda, ten years of diplomatic trial of strength London refused his extradition asserting of risks of « degrading treatment » in France By Armelle THORAVAL , Libération, February 17, 2006...

Algerian cleared of ‘ricin plot’ fears torture at home

Algerian cleared of ‘ricin plot’ fears torture at home By Nigel Morris, Home Affairs Correspondent, he Independant, 25 February 200 http://news.independent.co.uk/uk/legal/article347570.ece An Algerian man threatened with deportation despite...

Terror suspect in removal appeal

Terror suspect in removal appeal BBC, 25 April 2006 A terror suspect once arrested in connection with a possible ricin plot against Britain has launched an appeal against...

The Forgotten Long Lartin Hostages

The Forgotten Long Lartin Hostages By Yvonne Ridley, Cageprisoners.com, 27/04/2006 Ever since I became a patron of Cageprisoners and Stop Political Terror, I have written and responded to...

Free foreign suspects on control orders, says terror watchdog

Free foreign suspects on control orders, says terror watchdog http://politics.guardian.co.uk/homeaffairs/story/0,,1701116,00.htmlAlan Travis, home affairs editor, Friday February 3, 2006 The government’s official terrorism law watchdog told of his « real...

Race to prevent Algerian terror suspects’ release

Race to prevent Algerian terror suspects’ release Jamie Doward, home affairs editor, The Observer, Sunday February 19, 2006 The government is conducting frantic behind-the-scenes negotiations to return a...

Waiting For Justice: A Letter from Detainee P

Waiting For Justice: A Letter from Detainee P http://www.cageprisoners.com/articles.php?id=11915 Sir, We want to tell the British people that we are innocent and we want justice. We don’t want...

Algerians desperate to leave

Algerians desperate to leave By Institut of Race Relations (IRR) News Team, 1 June 2006 Amid all the furore about foreign ex-prisoners being released rather that deported, it...