Baha Mousa

Modern Day Slavery: Guantanamo Bay's Force Feeding Factory - Torture in Iraq

Rima Amin | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Politics
Rima Amin

A legal filing lodged to the US federal government by lawyers acting on behalf of four detainees refer to procedures at Guantanamo Bay could create a potentially dangerous "force-feeding factory" during Ramadan.

Iraq Death Doctor 'Acted Dishonestly'

PA | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK

A former British Army doctor failed to protect detainees and acted dishonestly after the death of Iraqi prisoner Baha Mousa, medical watchdogs ruled t...

British Army Doctor Accused Of Cover-Up Over Death Of Iraqi Detainee

PA | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK

An Army doctor has been accused of a cover-up over the death of Iraqi detainee Baha Mousa following his death at the hands of British soldiers. Dr ...

When Will the Endless Military Defenders Confess to Their Stupidity?

Scott Hill | Posted 13.03.2012 | UK Politics
Scott Hill

Shame should weigh heavily on the shoulders of those who choose to defend, or ignore, our military's shameful acts. How many tragic incidents do you write off as mistakes before you accept, albeit begrudgingly, that there is an institutional problem manifesting within our armed forces?

British Soldiers Should Face War Crimes, Says Baha Mousa's Lawyer

PA | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK

British soldiers responsible for the brutal death of an Iraqi father-of-two should face charges ranging from murder to war crimes, a lawyer for the vi...

Michael Gove, and the False Allure of Shiny Buttons

Matthew Wright | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK Politics
Matthew Wright

The knees of rightwing politicians have often turned to jelly when a big man in shiny buttons marches past. Gove should know better. Forcing a military regime on the classroom would not raise standards

Baha Mousa Death: British Soldiers Could Face Prosecution

PA | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK

British soldiers could face a fresh prosecution over the brutal death of an Iraqi civilian after a scathing report condemned the "shameful" abuse of p...

British Army 'Shamed' By Baha Mousa's Death

The Huffngton Post UK | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK

The British Army has been "shamed" by the death of Baha Mousa, the the chief of the general staff has admitted. General Sir Peter Wall, the head of...

Liam Fox Rejects Key Baha Mousa Inquiry Finding

PA | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Defence Secretary Liam Fox has rejected a key finding of the inquiry into the treatment of Iraqi civilian Baha Mousa, that soldie...

Baha Mousa Subject To Appalling Gratuitous Violence, Inquiry Says

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK

Iraqi hotel worker Baha Mousa died in British Army custody after suffering an "appalling episode of serious, gratuitous violence" that represented a ...

Army 'Cleared Of Wholesale Abuse' In Iraq

Press Association | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- An independent report into how a hotel worker died while being held in British custody in Iraq will clear the Army of systematic ...