Tag Archive: Jamal al-Harith

Attorney: Former Detainees Have Repeatedly Accused U.S. of Desecrating Koran at Guantanamo – Democracy Now Transcript

In August 2003, 23 Yemeni detainees reportedly tried to commit mass suicide after a guard stomped on the Koran. In addition, the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights reported former detainees said they saw the Koran being thrown into the toilets….
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5 Britons Held at Guantanamo to Be Released – Los Angeles Times – by John Daniszewski

They will be returned to their country. The move helps the U.S. smooth ties with a key ally. LONDON — Easing a major irritant in relations between the United States and Britain, American officials agreed Thursday to release five of…
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