Extraordinary Rendition Plot CIA Had Secret Plan to Kidnap German-Syrian Suspect in Hamburg

The CIA wanted to kidnap and interrogate German-Syrian businessman Mamoun Darkazanli under its so-called 'extraordinary rendition' program in a move that would have provoked a diplomatic crisis, SPIEGEL has learned. The plan was abandoned after an internal dispute.
Von John Goetz und Holger Stark
Mamoun Darkazanli -- investigations against him have failed to uncover evidence.

Mamoun Darkazanli -- investigations against him have failed to uncover evidence.

Foto: A3576 Maurizio Gambarini/ dpa/dpaweb
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan