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Force Feedings

Ramadan Force-Feedings at Guantánamo Bay

Hammad Moses Khan | Posted 09.08.2013 | Religion
Hammad Moses Khan

Ninety miles south of Florida, military physicians prepared for Ramadan by shackling detainees into restraint chairs and administering force feedings to hunger-striking prisoners, feedings that have been moved into the night hours in an effort to respect the Islamic practice of fasting from food and water during the day.