James Hanning

James Hanning is the Deputy Editor of The Independent on Sunday and the co-author of a biography of David Cameron

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Britain condemns torture, but it 'picks the fruit'

Politicians queue up to tell us how much they disapprove of torture. "We don't do it, we don't condone it, and we don't ask others to do it" is the mantra. The problem is that there's a large grey area.