Babar Ahmed

Next for the American-British Alliance?

Muddassar Ahmed | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Politics
Muddassar Ahmed

Diverse issues like instability in the Middle East, the financial crisis and climate change, all bear the footprint of the US. It is therefore incontrovertible that if we, here in the UK, wish to genuinely affect such issues, it is in our vital strategic interest to cement the 'special relationship.'

Abu Qatada: The Asset We Can't Get Rid of

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

If the government is serious about Qatada's terrorist credentials - and it should be - they should be pursuing a solid legal effort to put the al-Qaeda puppet master behind bars for good, in this country, under specific charges that address the totality of his support for mass death.

Extradition: A Victory for Terror

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Extradition, in other words, does nothing for the fight against terrorism. On the contrary, it is a self-serving red-herring designed to conceal the dubious systemic failures of British and American security agencies from public knowledge, while vindicating their unaccountable powers to override the rule of law.

'Leaked MI6 Phone Calls' Released By Hacking Group TeamPoison

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Tech

A hacking group has released the audio of what it says is a phone call between its leader and MI6 officers discussing attacks directed against its pho...

Why Can't We Try Them Here? Campaigners Speak Out Over Extradition

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK

The approval of five terror suspects held in Britain for extradition to the US has reignited calls for alleged criminals to be tried in the UK rather ...

'I'm Fighting for My Life' Jailed Briton Facing Extradition Tells BBC

PA | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

A British man who has been in jail without trial since 2004 while fighting extradition to the US on terror charges has pleaded to be charged and tried...