Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘Guantanamo Bay’

Whistleblower website Wikileaks obtained files published in US and European newspapers, which are assessments of all 780 prisoners ever held at Guantanamo Bay (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk). (more…)

Read Full Post »

The two-year freeze on controversial military trials for detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison (photo, from aljazeera.net) has been lifted by Barack Obama on Monday. (more…)

Read Full Post »

US military officials said after exercising, an Afghan inmate at the US prison in Cuba has collapsed and died. (more…)

Read Full Post »

For the first time, the US faced the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, over accusations of human rights violations. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Omar Khadr (photo, from cbc.ca), a former child soldier held in Guantanamo Bay, has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing an American soldier on an Afghan battlefield. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Four men were transferred from the Guantanamo Bay prison to European countries, where some will await trial. (photo, from aljazeera.net) (more…)

Read Full Post »

The Pacific island of Palau has welcomed six Chinese Uighur prisoners from the US detention centre at Guantanmo Bay, officials say. (photo, from bbc.co.uk)

They have “arrived to freedom”, said lawyers for three of them early on Sunday. (more…)

Read Full Post »

US president’s decision to revive military trials for some Guantanamo Bay detainees has provoked angry reactions from civil liberties groups. (more…)

Read Full Post »

An inmate (photo, from aljazeera.net) at the US prison facility in Guantanamo Bay sent a letter to Al Jazeera saying he had been abused since the election of Barack Obama. (more…)

Read Full Post »

A Saudi man (photo, from bbc.co.uk) suspected of involvement in the 11 September attacks has been tortured by US agents at Guantanamo Bay, has said Susan Crawford, the official overseeing trials at the camp. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »