European Court Verdict Rendition Victim El-Masri Awarded 60,000 Euros

In 2003, Khaled El-Masri was abducted by the CIA, flown to Afghanistan and tortured as part of the US special renditions program. On Thursday, after years of fighting for justice, the European Court of Human Rights finally awarded El-Masri compensation for his suffering.
Khaled El-Masri was awarded €60,000 from the European Court of Human Rights on Thursday.

Khaled El-Masri was awarded €60,000 from the European Court of Human Rights on Thursday.

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cgh -- with wire reports