January 12, 2022 archive

Close Guantanamo

Tuesday, January 11,  marked 20 years of Muslim men being detained and tortured at Guantanamo. Since January 11, 2002, 780 detainees from 48 countries have been held in Guantanamo Bay. Only 16 were ever charged with criminal offenses, according to Human Rights Watch. See:​ https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/7/guantanamo-bay-explained-in-maps-and-charts-interactive. Thirty-Nine men are still detained at Guantanamo, 27 of whom …

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