Great Britain: No Trust For US Torture Representations
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The UK issued a blunt warning regarding US torture, centering around waterboarding and other "enhanced interrogation techniques." Following Canada’s earlier lead, this will have wide-ranging implications, including:
A change in approach would have implications for the extradition of prisoners to the US, particularly in terror cases, as a United Nations convention bars the return of individuals to states where they are at risk of being tortured.
This is the level to which we have sunk.