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US panel recommends release of mentally ill Guantanamo detainee

American authorities have recommended releasing a mentally ill inmate from Guantanamo Bay and repatriating him to Saudi Arabia, according to a government document published on Friday.  Suspected of being Al Qaeda’s intended 20th hijacker for the 11 September 2001 attacks against the United States, Mohammed al-Qahtani was tortured by interrogators …

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The brotherhood of Guantánamo Bay | Opinions

I was raised in a family that emphasised strong religious values such as brotherhood, compassion and kindness. I also observed these morals practised throughout my small village in Yemen. At home and school, I was taught to follow the example of Prophet Muhammed (peace be upon him), and especially loved …

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