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We’re Suing the CIA to Find the Body of a Torture Victim

In November 2002, the CIA tortured Gul Rahman to death in a secret prison in Afghanistan. Sixteen years later, Rahman’s family is still desperately trying to find out what the CIA did to his body. To date, the CIA has told his loved ones…

Commemorating Starvation in the 21st Century

It is the readiness to see human lives as expendable in pursuit of other political and military goals that is the common factor in the resurgence of famine in the last two years. After three decades in which famines had declined in…

Campaigns: Stop Arming Saudi Arabia

 Sign the petition: tell the Foreign Secretary that enough is enough; it's time to stop the arms sales, and help stop the war in Yemen.  Please ask your MP to take a stand and call for an end to arms sales to Saudi Arabia. It only takes…

Yes, What About Yemen?

After the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, many are asking ‘But what about Yemen?’ Yes, indeed, what about Yemen, but what about Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and Somalia? What about Egypt in 1956, what about Iran in 1953 and what…