TITLE

A Guantánamo Homecoming

AUTHOR(S)
Lithwick, Dahlia
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek;10/20/2008, Vol. 152 Issue 16, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the 2008 September ruling by a U.S. federal court concerning seventeen Chinese Muslims (Uighurs) detained at the U.S. prison camp in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Also discussed is the alleged abuse and illegal detainment of American citizens and the outcome of the detainees should the prison be closed.
ACCESSION #
34771722

 

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