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Torture cases question UK democracy

'In a shocking report, Moazzam Begg revealed that many of the Guantanamo prisoners, who were said by Washington to have committed suicide, were actually murdered. Torture cases question UK democracy 03 May 2010 A collection of torture cases linked to the British government has created a crisis of credibility for a nation claiming to be a "democracy." The UK is today accused of involvement in a catalogue of serious human rights violations since the September 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center buildings in New York. At the end of March, Amnesty International published a report saying there is "credible evidence" that Britain is implicated in torture, unlawful detentions, rendition, the concealment of victims' complaints and a failure to disclose evidence of torture.