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extraordinary rendition

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the process by which a country seizes a person assumed to be involved in terrorist activity and then transports him or her for interrogation to a country where due process of law is unlikely to be respected
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s involvement goes beyond providing a stopover for CIA torture flights.
And now we learn - contrary to the ex-prime minister's assurances - that CIA torture flights DID pass through a British base.
AN INQUIRY has found no evidence that CIA torture flights landed on British soil, it emerged last night.
Detectives probing CIA torture flights have been left waiting for key evidence for more than a year.
CIA torture flights DID pass through a British base, David Miliband admitted yesterday.
Scots detectives have confirmed they want to examine a top secret US dossier as part of their probe into CIA torture flights.
A PRIVATE plane linked to CIA torture flights landed at Prestwick Airport at least twice last month, the Sunday Mail can reveal today.
A MAN in a Guantanamo Bay-style boiler suit lies shackled and blindfolded on the ground yesterday in protest at CIA torture flights passing through Scotland.