Romania and Lithuania knowingly hosted secret CIA jails

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Lithuania and Romania hosted secret CIA prisons a decade ago and their authorities were aware that detainees were held there illegally, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Thursday.

Washington’s so-called rendition programme is still shrouded in secrecy, around a decade after it ended. Washington has acknowledged it held al Qaeda suspects in jails outside U.S. jurisdiction, but it has not provided a full list of locations.

The ECHR ruled four years ago that the CIA ran a secret jail in Poland. It has since been holding hearings...


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Romania and Lithuania knowingly hosted secret CIA jails


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