Guantanamo: What the World Should Know.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position::Brief article - Book review
 
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GUANTANAMO WHAT THE WORLD SHOULD KNOW By Michael Ratner and Ellen Ray; foreword by Terry Waite ISBN 184437 046 1 price 8.99 [pounds sterling] paperback

Guantanamo: What the World Should Know teams human rights lawyer Michael Rather with political journalist Ellen Ray to reveal the truth about the Guantanamo Bay Naval Station prison camp and the creation of a new network of US detention centres around the world, and what it means for the rule of law, for liberty, democracy and the right to dissent. The US administration insists that the prisoners within Guantanamo are "enemy combatants", who have no rights and can be interrogated for as long, and as intensively, as their captors wish.

At the end of June 2004...

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