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Guantanamo Bay Hunger Strike

Ryan J. Reilly

Military Drops Case Against Navy Nurse Who Refused To Force-Feed Guantanamo Detainees

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Navy nurse who refused to force-feed detainees hunger-striking at the military detention center in Guantanamo Bay will not face discip...

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'Most Transparent Administration' Won't Say How Many Guantanamo Detainees Are Hunger Striking

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 12.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Military authorities in Guantanamo are now refusing to say how many detainees are participating in a long-term hunger strike that began ...

Judge Rejects Attempt To End Cruel Gitmo Practice

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A federal judge Tuesday turned down a bid by three Guantanamo Bay detainees on a hunger strike to stop the government from force-fe...

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Most Guantanamo Hunger Strikers Ate Meal: Defense Department

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly all of the 102 Guantanamo detainees currently on the military's hunger strike list have eaten a meal within the past day, a Defen...

Court Won't Halt Gitmo Force Feeding

AP | BEN FOX | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

MIAMI — A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that she lacks the authority to halt the force-feeding of prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay...

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Why Gitmo Hunger Strike Numbers Probably Won't Slip Soon

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It took a long time for the 100 detainees currently recognized as hunger strikers by the U.S. military to be added to that list, because...

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Hits Milestone

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The number of hunger strikers being tracked by the United States military at its Guantanamo Bay prison hit 100 on Saturday, two weeks af...

Number Of Gitmo Prisoners On Hunger Strike Increases

AP | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The number of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay who are on a hunger strike has risen again. Lt. Col. Samuel House said Friday...

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Grows

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The number of Guantanamo Bay detainees officially recognized as hunger strikers by the military rose to 94 on Thursday, a spokesman said...

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Grows Even Bigger

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eight additional Guantanamo detainees have been recognized as hunger strikers since Tuesday, bringing the total count to 92, a military ...

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Holds, Half Of Detainees Involved: Military

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Over half of Guantanamo's 166 detainees are officially recognized as hunger strikers, a military spokesman on the remote Navy base said Tuesday. Lt...

More Medics Sent To Gitmo As Hunger Strike Grows

Reuters | Posted 06.22.2013 | Politics

* U.S. says 84 of the 166 detainees are refusing meals * Sixteen are being force-fed and six are hospitalized * Hunger s...

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Involves Nearly Half Of Detainees: Military

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly half the detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp have been formally classified as hunger strikers a week after guards raided ...

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Will Cause Multiple Deaths, Says Military's Muslim Adviser

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba -- Military officials found a detainee “almost dying because of hunger and thirst” after a raid to regain control ...

Gitmo Attorney: 'The Situation Is An Emergency'

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 06.16.2013 | World

On the heels of a Yemeni detainee at Guantanamo Bay's New York Times op-ed, "Gitmo Is Killing Me," HuffPost Live hosted a discussion Tuesday about con...

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Guantanamo Bay Hunger Strike Numbers Grow

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba -- The military said Monday it counts 45 detainees as hunger strikers, two days after guards fired four shots at priso...

Guantanamo Hunger Striker Denied Emergency Relief Motion

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A federal judge Monday denied an emergency motion for relief filed by a Guantanamo Bay prisoner on a hunger strike, despite pleas f...

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Guantanamo Hunger Striker Attempted Suicide

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Guantanamo detainee who had been on a hunger strike for 43 days tried to kill himself in solitary confinement in March, his lawyer tol...

U.S. Force-Feeds Gitmo Hunger Strikers

AP | BEN FOX | Posted 06.08.2013 | World

MIAMI — The U.S. government has begun notifying lawyers of Guantanamo Bay prisoners if the men they represent are being force-fed to prevent the...