Diego Garcia

Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs written question – answered on 10th June 2014.

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Photo of David Davis David Davis Conservative, Haltemprice and Howden

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs with reference to the findings from the US Senate Intelligence Committee, what information his Department holds on the number of detainees held in Diego Garcia.

Photo of Hugh Robertson Hugh Robertson Minister of State

There are no detainees on Diego Garcia and the British Government is aware of no evidence that US detainees have been held on Diego Garcia since September 2001. The findings of the Senate Intelligence Committee remain classified and we have not seen them.

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