Kabul demands British forces transfer prisoners within weeks

Kabul demands British forces transfer prisoners within weeks
 

Last month, a British legal firm said the detention of up to 85 Afghans for as long as 14 months in the British-controlled Camp Bastion in Helmand province was in breach of British and international law.
The British government has cited concerns about Afghanistan's treatment of detainees and denied that claim.
On Saturday, Karzai's national security adviser, Rangin Datfar Spanta, spoke to the British Embassy in Kabul and asked for the detainees to be handed over by June 22, said a statement from Karzai's spokesman, Aimal Faizi.
"Continuing the detention of Afghan nationals by British... read more

 
9 June 2013 in World News, Views: 18
Source: Reuters
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