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Ibrahim Al Qosi

Former Al Qaeda Cook Freed From Guantanamo

AP | MOHAMED OSMAN and BEN FOX | Posted 09.10.2012 | World

KHARTOUM, Sudan — A man who spent a decade as a prisoner in the U.S. detention facility for militants in Guantanamo Bay returned Wednesday to hi...

The Guantanamo Paradox

Morris Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Morris Davis

As a member of the U.S. Senate, Barack Obama criticised President Bush's military commissions as a "flawed system" that compromised America's values. ...

Al Qosi Military Commission Hearing Highlights a Secret Patchwork System of Alleged Justice

Human Rights First | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Human Rights First

By Melina Milazzo, Pennoyer Fellow, Law and Security Guantanamo Bay, Cuba On August 11th, the jury panel in the military commission case of Ibrahim A...

Al Qosi Military Commission Hearing Brings More of the Same

Human Rights First | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Human Rights First

On Monday, the sentencing hearing of Ibrahim Ahmed Mahmoud al Qosi began. The slender 50-year old Sudanese entered the military commission courtroom in Guantanamo Bay for what most anticipated would be one of his last times.

Obama's First Guantanamo Conviction Demonstrates Failure of Commissions

Human Rights First | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Human Rights First

By Renée Schomp, Law and Security It took only two and a half hours here at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on Tuesday for a detainee to enter a guilty plea in...

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.

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,