Who are the 16 Saudis Released From Guantánamo?

Following the recent announcement that 16 detainees had been returned to Saudi Arabia from Guantánamo, the world’s media were swift to pick up on the story of one of these men: Juma al-Dossari, a joint Bahraini-Saudi national, who had attempted to commit suicide on at least 14 occasions in Guantánamo, and whose poignant laments — and blood-curdling narratives of his imprisonment — had been released to the public by his lawyers, after being declassified by the Pentagon.

by Andy Worthington

Published in: on July 21, 2007 at 11:13 pm  Leave a Comment  

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