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Obaidullah

An Afghan Nobody Faces Trial by Military Commission

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

Tthe decision to charge Obaidullah is particularly dispiriting, as he is so clearly a peripheral character of such insignificance that putting him up for a war crimes trial risks ridicule.

Guantanamo trials: another insignificant Afghan charged

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

The Military Commissions at Guantánamo -- the trial system for "War on Terror" prisoners that was established in the wake of the 9/11 attacks -- are ...