Berlin

Negative Publicity: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition

book presentation

03.05.2016, 00:00 Uhr

Crofton Black: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition
Negative Publicity:Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition, by counterterrorism investigator Crofton Black and photographer Edmund Clark, is a new book exploring the system of secret detention sites set up by the US Central Intelligence Agency to hold suspected terrorists after 9/11. It includes previously unpublished photographs and documents illuminating the network through which the covert detention program operated.
 
The work confronts the nature of contemporary warfare and the invisible mechanisms of state control and raises fundamental questions about the accountability and complicity of governments and corporations. Read more on the book here.
 
Crofton Black
is an expert on the CIA’s rendition, detention and interrogation program and a specialist in military and intelligence corporate contracting. He is a researcher and reporter at the Bureau of Investigative Journalism in London. 
Andreas Schüller
is head of the International Crimes and Accountability program at ECCHR. His work includes legal action on crimes committed in the name of counter-terrorism, including torture, rendition and drone strikes.

The Hague

European arms exports and the case of Yemen: How to hold governments and corporate actors accountable for contributing to armed conflicts?

discussion

12.12.2019, 18:30 Uhr

The Hague Humanity Hub
Fluwelen Burgwal 58, 2511 CJ The Hague, Netherlands

European arms exports are regulated by domestic law, the European Common Position on arms export controls and the Arms Trade Treaty. These legal frameworks prohibits arms exports to countries where...

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