German in CIA case sentenced over prison assault

first_imgAfter he returned to Germany, El-Masri was sentenced to prison for assaulting the mayor of his hometown.In the latest case, centering on an incident in July, a court in Kempten sentenced him Wednesday to seven months in prison for slander, bodily harm and making threats, news agency dpa reported.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Top Stories Comments   Share   Four benefits of having a wireless security system Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober Sponsored Stories Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facilitycenter_img Arizona families, Arizona farms: working to produce high-quality milk New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies BERLIN (AP) – A German man who says the CIA illegally whisked him to a secret prison in Afghanistan has been jailed for hitting and threatening a prison officer in an unrelated case in Germany.Khaled El-Masri says he was kidnapped from Macedonia in 2003, mistaken for a terror suspect, then interrogated at an Afghan prison run by the CIA before being dumped in Albania. The European Court of Human Rights last year ordered Macedonia to pay him damages. Patients with chronic pain give advice Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvementlast_img