Dr. Omar Reda (courtesy of Omar Reda)
'A soldier needs to be sure that if he dies his body will be repatriated and his family looked after; or that if he is injured, everything possible will be done to get him away from the battlefield to help him recover.
Control orders, in their revised form, still deny the right of an accused individual to have a fair trial, to hear the evidence against them in an open court and to be punished appropriately for any crime they have committed.
Detainee Y – as he is known – is a former ricin trial defendant who was fully acquitted. He has written this open letter to explain in his own words the system that he and eight other foreign nationals are subject to – conditions largely unknown to many.
A 25 min documentary looking at how the use of secret evidence is spreading across the British justice system.
Trailer for feature length documentary about the growing use of secret evidence in the UK and the impact it has had on individuals affected.
As Algeria approaches its 50th year of independence we look at its turbulent history told through its story of football.
Guantánamo Bay lingers, hanging like an odious smell, but calls for professional accountability are breaking through. Medical personnel who took their place inside interrogation cells are now being questioned about their conduct. Whatever political cover existed under the torture-marred reign of the Bush/Rumsfeld/Blair triad has now gone.
I want to abolish a management myth. Although only a mere A&E doctor, I do actually have an awareness of time. It is an essential element within patient care, drummed in from early student days. Time is the enemy.