Govt stresses 'no admission of liability' over Saadi rendition

We can confirm that the Government and the other defendants have reached a settlement with the claimants.

There has been no admission of liability and no finding by any court of liability.

– government spokeswoman

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UK £2m Libya rendition payout

The Government has agreed to pay more than £2m to the family of a Libyan dissident after accepting its role in his illegal rendition. Sami al Saadi was imprisoned and tortured after he was forced to board a plane back to Tripoli in 2004.