Poland faces torture charges
Poland accused of complicity in torture by US intelligence operatives of Saudi national.
Appeared in print on 11.05.2011
Poland is facing legal action over torture allegations. Lawyers for Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, a Saudi Arabian held in a US military prison, have filed charges at the European Court of Human Rights, accusing Poland of complicity in their client’s torture by US intelligence operatives and in his rendition to Guantanámo Bay, where he now faces the death penalty.