Former Guantánamo detainee Abu Wa’el Dhiab from Syria lies in bed illuminated by candle light because he has no electricity in his apartment in Montevideo Uruguay,Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. Uruguay’s government says it is searching for another country to take Dhiab who is threatening to die on a hunger strike if he is not allowed to reunite with his family elsewhere.
Former Guantánamo detainee Abu Wa’el Dhiab from Syria lies in bed illuminated by candle light because he has no electricity in his apartment in Montevideo Uruguay,Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. Uruguay’s government says it is searching for another country to take Dhiab who is threatening to die on a hunger strike if he is not allowed to reunite with his family elsewhere. MATILDE CAMPODONICO ASSOCIATED PRESS
Former Guantánamo detainee Abu Wa’el Dhiab from Syria lies in bed illuminated by candle light because he has no electricity in his apartment in Montevideo Uruguay,Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016. Uruguay’s government says it is searching for another country to take Dhiab who is threatening to die on a hunger strike if he is not allowed to reunite with his family elsewhere. MATILDE CAMPODONICO ASSOCIATED PRESS

Uruguay searching for country to take ex-Guantánamo detainee

September 07, 2016 09:49 PM

UPDATED September 07, 2016 10:05 PM

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