Gallery | October 2012 at Camp Justice

  • The flag flies over the war crimes courtroom at Camp Justice where Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan, was convicted of providing material support for terror in 2008. A federal appeals panel overturned that conviction this week. This week's Sept. 11 hearings are being held in a secret courthouse built not far from the one pictured here. But the Pentagon forbids photography of it. A U.S. Department of Defense official cleared this image for pool release at the U.S. Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR

  • The scene before dawn on Oct. 18, 2012 outside the detention center in this pool photo approved for release by the U.S. Department of Defense. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR

  • Soldiers stationed at U.S. Navy Base Guantanamo do pre-dawn physical training at a recreation field not far from McDonalds on Oct. 18, 2012 in this pool photo approved for release by the U.S. Department of Defense. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR

  • A sunrise view from outside the detention center at the U.S. Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Oct.r 18, 2012 in this pool photo that was approved for release by the U.S. Department of Defense. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR

  • A photograph of the paramilitary vest that accused 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed sought to wear to his May 5, 2012 arraignment at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The prison camps commander forbade it. OFFICE OF MILITARY COMMISSIONS

  • Accused 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed wore a camouflage vest to court on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Army Col. James L. Pohl, the judge, is presiding in back with the court security officer to his left. JANET HAMLIN / POOL SKETCH ARTIST

  • Alleged Sept. 11 plot mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed speaks with Marine Maj. Derek Poteet, a member of his Pentagon paid defense team, at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. In back, Mohammed's nephew Ammar al Baluchi, accused as a co-conspirator, sits with his translator. JANET HAMLIN / POOL SKETCH ARTIST

  • A signboard strategically masks security measures that cannot be photographed at Camp Justice at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Oct. 18, 2012 in this pool photo approved for release by the U.S. Department of Defense. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR

  • On Oct. 18, 2012 at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the war crimes courtroom at Camp Justice where Osama bin Laden's driver, Salim Hamdan, was convicted of providing material support for terror in 2008. A federal appeals panel overturned that conviction this week, declaring material not a legal war crime -- and threw out Hamdan's conviction. Hearings this week are being held a secret courthouse built not far from the one pictured here. But the Pentagon forbids photography of it. MICHELLE SHEPHARD / TORONTO STAR