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"New study exposes CIA torture flights

Thursday 24 May 2012
by Paddy McGuffin, Home Affairs reporter

Legal action charity Reprieve has joined forces with leading British academics to launch a new project compiling data on extraordinary rendition.

The Rendition Project - carried out by academics at the University of Kent, Kingston University and Reprieve - will collate and analyse information on thousands of of CIA "rendition" flights.

The practice - where suspects are transported to secret prisons across the world to be tortured - is thought to have begun in the early 1990s.

But its use exploded during the post-September 11 2001 "war on terror."

Many details of the rendition programme are only just beginning to come to light.

The project will compile information on hundreds of kidnap and torture victims, over 6,500 flights by 140 aircraft and the 45 countries - including Britain - which were involved into an online database.

It will be the first time all available evidence is brought together and is expected to lead to new understanding of the highly secretive CIA programme.

Dr Sam Raphael of Kingston University said: "The Rendition Project is uncovering the sheer extent of ... (continues) ..."




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