TITLE

Lithuanian Court Allows Investigation in the Mustafa al-Hawsawi Case

AUTHOR(S)
Plachta, Michael
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
International Enforcement Law Reporter;May2014, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p194
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the ruling of the Regional Court in Vilnius regarding the human rights violation claims of Mustafa al-Hawsawi on January 29, 2014. According to the court, al-Hawsawi had the right to a full investigation since his claims involved violations under the Lithuanian Constitution and international agreements. It notes that al-Hawsawi claimed that he was kept to a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) torture prison in Antaviliai, Lithuania between September 2004 and September 2006.
ACCESSION #
94988305

 

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