Afghanistan making progress reducing detainee torture: UN

 The Afghan government is making progress in reducing the torture of conflict detainees, the UN said Wednesday, though more than a third still suffer mistreatment.

Feb 25, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Amnesty accuses Sri Lanka of torturing detainees

Sri Lanka has legislation against torture, but no effective way to implement it, the Herald Sun quoted Yolanda Foster.

Nov 08, 2011, 15:35 PM IST

US Muslim: From 9/11 detainee lawyer to judge

As the rubble of
ground zero smoldered in the months after the September 11,
2001, terrorist attacks, the investigation was just as hot
across the Hudson River in New Jersey.

Aug 02, 2011, 10:48 AM IST

Ex-Guantanamo detainee added to US terrorist list

Othman al-Gamdhi was publicly identified as
AQAP`s operational commander in a May 2010 video in which he appears with the group`s military commander.

Jun 16, 2011, 23:47 PM IST

Australia returns passport to ex-Gitmo detainee

An Egyptian-born Australian has had his passport returned after his release from Guantanamo Bay.

May 27, 2011, 15:48 PM IST

Afghan detainee dies after exercise at Guantanamo

Awal Gul fell in the shower after working out on an elliptical machine.

Feb 04, 2011, 12:59 PM IST

Life sentence likely for Guantanamo detainee in NY

Ghailani was capture in the 1998 bombing of a US embassy in Tanzania.

Jan 24, 2011, 18:30 PM IST

Civilian trial of Gitmo detainee proceeds

After a US district court judge
rejected a key witness of the prosecution, the first trial of
a Guantanamo Bay detainee in a civilian court began on Wednesday.

Oct 13, 2010, 21:49 PM IST

First Gitmo detainee criminal trial begins in NY

The first criminal trial of a terrorism suspect from Guantanamo Bay began in New York.

Oct 13, 2010, 09:56 AM IST

First US trial of former Gitmo detainee begins

The first US-based trial of a former Guantanamo Bay detainee began Monday with jury selection at a federal courthouse in New York.

Sep 28, 2010, 10:38 AM IST

New high-value detainee interrogation teams made operational

United States has made
operational a new special investigation team which has begun
interrogating high value terror targets within the country and

May 19, 2010, 16:52 PM IST

I`ll skip trial if strip searches go on: Gitmo detainee

The only Guantanamo Bay detainee to be prosecuted in civilian courts plans to boycott his September trial.

May 07, 2010, 13:21 PM IST

US detainee had joined protests against N Korea: Activist

A US teacher facing trial in North
Korea is a devout Christian who may have been inspired by an
American missionary to cross into the communist state, an
activist said on Wednesday.

Mar 24, 2010, 21:52 PM IST

Guantanamo report on detainee policy delayed

A key report ordered by US President Barack Obama as part of his effort to close the internationally condemned Guantanamo prison will be delayed six months.

Jul 21, 2009, 11:09 AM IST