Tag archive for ‘Guantanamo Bay’
By Editorial Team On Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Аs Guantanamo Hunger Strike Worsens, Navy Brings in Dozens of Medical Reinforcements

Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base. (Reuters) With the hunger strike by detainees at Guantanamo Bay entering its twelfth week, some 40 additional US Navy medical forces arrived over the weekend as the facility struggles More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Gitmo prisoners clash with guards amid hunger strike – US military

Police escort a detainee to his cell at Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, this file photograph taken on January 11, 2002. (Reuters/Shane T. McCoy/Department of Defense) The US military says guards have clashed with More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, April 5th, 2013

UN rights chief calls on US to close Guantanamo

Washington’s failure to close Guantanamo and release indefinitely held detainees is a “clear breach of international law,” UN human rights chief Navi Pillay said in a statement on Friday, as the “desperate” More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Guantanamo hunger strike growing

The number of detainees on hunger strike has nearly doubled at the US detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, US officials have said. General John Kelly, the commanding general responsible for the prison, told More...