CIA programme of extraordinary rendition and secret detention

CIA programme of extraordinary rendition and secret detention

Al Nashiri v Poland (App. No 28761/11)

Briefed on: 11 September 2015, 24 May 2016, and 12 September 2016

In this case, the ECtHR concluded that Poland violated Articles 2, 3, 5, 6 § 1 and 8 of the Convention and Article 1 of Protocol No. 6 by participating in the extraordinary rendition and secret detention of Mr. Al Nashiri in a secret CIA prison on Polish soil, and by failing to effectively investigate this participation.

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