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UK taxpayers’ funding ‘torture and executions’ in Somaliland…..!

” British taxpayers are funding foreign courts where hundreds have been condemned to death under draconian laws that consider throwing shoes to be a terror offence, The Sunday Telegraph can reveal.

Millions of pounds of public cash has been pumped into secretive Government funds and is then used to pay for criminal justice systems infamous for executions and wrongful convictions or where basic freedoms are under threat, includingPakistan and Somaliland.”………………. ~Read More ……The Sun Telegraph~

Since British cash ( tax payers money ) started arriving  Somaliland in 2011, a string of specialist anti-terror courts have sentenced an estimated 1000 people some of them to death including horn of Africa Muslim scholar Sheikh Adan Abdirahman Warsame  aka Sheikh Aden Sunne حفظه الله ورعاه who is  sick and  serving now long jail sentence , according our information.

The courts have also been the scene of many questionable convictions such as poet Bashe and teacher Abdilkadir each sentenced eight years of hard labour prison and $ 625.000 six hundred and twenty five Dollar fine their crime was offending a head of state on speech by calling Mr. Muse Bihi Abdi his nickname Muse Shani .

More British taxpayer money is being spent in the East African state of Somaliland, where £2.4 million has been earmarked to reform the courts.

Official documents speak of increasing the “effectiveness and accountability” of judges and prosecutors while improving court services – but nothing about halting swelling numbers of prosecutions against bloggers, poets , Muslim scholars and journalists.

Mohamed Kayse Mohamud was said to have been jailed for 18 months for offending a head of state on Facebook by saying he was “a local, not national, president”.

Human Rights Watch and Amnesty international said ” the prosecutions criminalised disagreements with key state policies and were evidence of  “a dangerous attack on free expression”.

The money spend on RRU ( Rapid Response Unit – anti -terror unit used for civilian harassment ) should receive robust scrutiny to ensure all spend represents value for money for UK taxpayers and are in line with your foreign policy objectives ..

FREE SHIEKH ADAN ABDIRAHMAN WARSAME AKA SHEIKH ADEN SUNNE حفظه الله ورعاه HE IS A VICTIM OF BRITISH TAX PAYERS MONEY ” FUNDING TORTURE AND EXECUTIONS ” ………..

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