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Torture claims block insurgent transfer

Torture claims block insurgent transfer
Torture claims have prevented the UK transferring insurgents to Afghanistan, a court heard yesterday. An urgent hearing found that that they would be handed over to a notorious torturer and alleged killer Asadullah Khalid, the head of the Afghan National Directorate of Security. A judge said foreign office minister Baroness Warsi had had done a deal with a man responsible for prisons where there were "still very live concerns".

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