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Guantánamo Bay

Guantánamo Bay
August 19, 2018

7 things you didn’t know about Guantánamo Bay

Since 2002, Guantánamo Bay has held a total of 780 prisoners. In this time it…
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Guantánamo Bay
July 11, 2018

Guantánamo prisoners challenge indefinite detention

Today, lawyers representing eight long-term detainees at Guantánamo Bay argued in federal court that the…
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Guantánamo Bay
June 15, 2018

A terrible milestone, and a day of celebration.

Today marks 6000 days since Guantánamo Bay first opened its gates - 6000 days of…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 10, 2018

Gina Haspel has raised her right hand and forsworn torture – that is not enough

Haspel has now raised her right hand and forsworn torture, just as George Bush insisted…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 3, 2018

BREAKING: Trump transfers first detainee out of Guantánamo

The Trump administration has transferred a Guantánamo Bay detainee, Ahmed Muhammed Haza al-Darbi, to Saudi Arabia. This…
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Guantánamo Bay
April 27, 2018

My client is held indefinitely in Guantánamo – we have simply failed to let him go

Today will pass like any other day for a man in an isolated prison more…
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Guantánamo Bay
February 23, 2018

Three stories from Guantánamo

Today, three stories from Guantánamo - the heartwarming, the agonizing, and the vacuous. First, rare…
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Guantánamo Bay
February 23, 2018

A truly free man – some rare good news on Guantánamo

On 14th February 2018, Younous was acquitted of all charges in a Moroccan court. After 16 years,…
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Guantánamo Bay
February 19, 2018

Trump’s response – Guantánamo detention not indefinite, just indeterminate

The Trump administration has responded to our legal challenge by claiming that detention at Guantánamo is…
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