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Foreign Office Emails Cast Doubt on ‘Legal Access’ for Death-row Brit


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Foreign Office Emails Cast Doubt on ‘Legal Access’ for Death-row Brit

WASHINGTON - Newly-released documents show how the Ethiopian authorities repeatedly misled Foreign Office staff attempting to help a British man who was kidnapped and rendered to Ethiopia two years ago.

Internal Foreign Office emails and documents, obtained by human rights organisation Reprieve, show that throughout the last year, Ethiopian officials repeatedly obstructed and frustrated the efforts of British government staff who were seeking to assist Andargachew ‘Andy’ Tsege.

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