Guantanamo Bay

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Former Australian Guantanamo Bay inmate David Hicks expressed relief on Thursday after a US court quashed his terrorism conviction, and demanded...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
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The United States has transferred five Yemenis from its infamous Guantanamo Bay prison, the Pentagon said Wednesday, a month after six Guantanamo...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
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Sami Kleib
The sun sets behind the old neighborhoods in Havana. Lovers are scattered along the Corniche. Here, there is no racism, no religious doctrines and...
Friday, December 19, 2014
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Updated at 5:40 pm (GMT+2): The CIA's use of torture between 2001 and 2009 was far more brutal than acknowledged, did not produce useful intelligence...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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Six Guantanamo inmates being resettled in Uruguay will leave hospital "in a matter of hours" and begin new lives as free men in the South American...
Monday, December 8, 2014
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Adam Hudson
The United States and Israel have "shared values" but not when it comes to upholding democracy and the rule of law. Their shared values are perpetual...
Saturday, August 30, 2014
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A US judge ordered a former Guantanamo Bay commander Wednesday to come forward with details about the force-feeding of hunger strikers at the...
Thursday, August 14, 2014
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The United States plans to transfer six Guantanamo detainees to Uruguay early next month, an Obama administration official said Wednesday. Uruguayan...
Thursday, July 17, 2014
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Fifty-four countries were said to have co-operated with the United States in the the illegal kidnapping, detention, torture, and abuse of “suspected...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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