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"There is no other terms for what the US intelligence services are doing than blackmail," he said.
"It is simply incredible that the US government would have halted intelligence co-operation with the UK if this information had been made public."
Originally posted by sueloujo
reply to post by dragonridr
The person in question in this issue was not a combatant of any sorts. He was an innocent civilian (as were many others) who had gone to visit his family in Pakistan. One Uk citizen is actually blind in one eye now due to his torture and he travels around the uk giving talks on what happened to him. Its the sort of behaviour we only come to expect from the very regimes we are supposed to be stopping. Surely there can be no excuse for this...the way that particular system works is very wrong.