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Mohammed Al Qahtani

Guantanamo Detainee Pictures' Release Nixed

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — The government does not have to release photographs and dozens of videotapes of a Saudi citizen detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in ...

Torture in Guantánamo: Mohammed Al Qahtani

Philippe Sands | Posted 03.11.2012 | World
Philippe Sands

This month sees the tenth anniversary of Guantánamo as we have come to know it, and the U.S. Government is still trying to restrict access to the island prison camp from the public.

Saki Knafo

The Sharecropper And The Terrorist: What Leaked Files Reveal About The Guantanamo Dilemma | Saki Knafo | Posted 06.26.2011 | World

In December 2001, Pakistani forces arrested two men within a few days of each other in the mountains on the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan. The tr...

Judge Rules Yemeni's Detention at Guantanamo Based Solely on Torture

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

In granting Uthman Abdul Rahim Mohammed Uthman's habeas petition, Judge Kennedy called into question some of the government's evidence that the Yemeni man was detained legally.

Saudi Religious Police Apologize Over Kiss Arrest

The National Newspaper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Jeddah // Saudi Arabia's religious police have been forced to issue a rare apology after a member of one of the country's most influential tribes said...

Who's Running Guantanamo?

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Worthington

On January 20, the answer to that question seemed obvious. However, on January 29, the Commissions' recently appointed chief judge provided the first challenge to the president's plans.

Pentagon Official: 9/11 Suspect Was Tortured

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Bush administration maintained Wednesday that the U.S. does not torture prisoners despite a claim to the contrary from the mili...

Fact Sheet: The 16 Prisoners Charged in Guantanamo's Military Commissions

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

In April, Ibrahim al-Qosi also boycotted his pre-trial hearing, telling the judge, "I do not recognize the justice or the lawfulness of this court,