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Britain pays Libyan $3.5 million over rendition

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LONDON (AP) — A former Libyan dissident and his family have accepted 2.2 million pounds ($3.5 million) from the British government to settle a claim that the U.K. approved their rendition to face imprisonment by Moammar Gadhafi's regime, the family's lawyers said Thursday. It is the latest in a series of costly payouts resulting from Britain's involvement in the U.S.-led "war on terror" in...