Islam’s first extradition case – an alternative Christmas message

Living in the western world, we sometimes fall into the trap of thinking of rights and due process only within the context of an international framework established through key documents such as the Universal Declaration of Human ...

Dec 25, 2014 Asim Qureshi Article
Mushtaq Ahmed, falsely accused by and tortured under Musharraf, to be hanged within hours

CAGE is calling on Pakistan to halt the execution of a man who has been denied his basic rights and who is due to be hanged within hours.

Dec 24, 2014 Editor Press Release
CAGE Africa calls for full accountability for South Africa’s role in torture and rendition

(Johannesburg, South Africa) In the wake of the Senate’s report on the CIA’s role in torture, CAGE Africa insists that South Africa’s role in facilitating renditions and torture must see full accountability under international law.

Dec 23, 2014 Editor Press Release
United Nations orders Iraq to release American tortured in Abu Ghraib

The United Nations has demanded the immediate release and right to compensation of a US citizen who has been arbitrarily detained in Iraq for a decade.

Dec 19, 2014 Editor Press Release
Boko Haram: a tragic but very modern colonial theatre

The continued violence that has characterised Nigeria’s battle with Boko Haram, points to Western complicity, but also emphasises a deeper psychology at play: a deep fear of Africa and Islam, and a concerted effort to colonise both.

Dec 17, 2014 Karen Jayes Article
PREVENT infiltrates Birkbeck and shuts down IHRC Islamophobia event

CAGE are very concerned to have read about Birkbeck College who have taken the cowardly step of forcing the Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) to find an alternative venue for their Islamophobia conference.

Dec 12, 2014 Editor Article
Adil Oumoussa on hunger strike in Salé prison Morocco

My name is Asma Oumoussa. I am the sister of Adil Oumoussa who has been detained since 16 August 2013 under the false accusation of terrorism. My brother is only 26 and was teaching Islamic sciences.They came to arrest him at five...

Dec 10, 2014 Asma Oumoussa Article
CAGE releases reports describing CIA individuals who tortured

(London, UK) CAGE is re-releasing detailed interviews and reports of CIA and MI5 complicity in detentions-without-trial and torture around the world, including in the United States military detention centre at Guantanamo Bay.

Dec 09, 2014 Editor Press Release

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