Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Gitmo Gits Another

Guantanamo a shame for all Americans

By Marc Falkoff

September 24, 2012

On September 8, one of my nightmares came true. Adnan Farhan Abdul Latif, a client of mine who had been held at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba for more than 10 years, died alone in his cell. His tragic death will surely be greeted with a shrug by some, but it should prompt the US to reconsider its decision to continue the operation of our infamous offshore prison camp. 
Adnan was brought to Guantanamo in January 2002 on suspicion of being associated in some manner with enemy forces in Afghanistan. It is hard to say exactly what the US military thought Adnan had done. Over the years, the government made allegations and then abandoned them.   read on...

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