‘Taxi to the Dark Side’, a murder mystery

Some context to Friday’s attack in Woolwich. A post on this topic is to follow.

The title image is the mugshot of Dilawar, a  taxi driver (born c. 1979 – December 10, 2002) who was tortured to death by US army soldiers at the Bagram military detention centre in Afghanistan. He is the subject of this movie.

David Townsend. The Passion of Dilawar of Yakubi. National Catholic Reporter. August 12, 2005

His autopsy report.

Public Intelligence Archive on Afghanistan

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