“Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we.” - George W. Bush
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Can you image Churchill paying off seven Nazis because he did not want to be sued?
"Some of the chaps may have been beastly to the Nazi prisoners. The Nazis are suing us. I think we should settle out of court."
Guantanamo seven 'paid off' to halt legal action against Government
A group of former Guantanamo Bay detainees who claim they were tortured with the complicity of the British security services have been paid millions of pounds to drop legal action against the Government.
Clockwise from top left: Martin Mubanga and Moazzam Begg, Omar Deghayes, Bisher al-Rawi, Jamil el-Banna, BinyaMohamed and Richard BelmarPhoto: REUTERS
By Andrew Porter, Political Editor11:27PM GMT 15 Nov 2010