CIA Corrects Itself; U.K. Territory Was Used in Rendition

In a serious embarrassment to the CIA's official record on rendition flights, the agency acknowledged today that a U.K. territory was twice used as a stopover point for planes transporting terror detainees, in contradiction to previous statements that the U.K. was not involved. Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw had repeatedly told the British Parliament that neither U.K. airspace nor land was used in the U.S. rendition program. But today the U.K....Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.