In this Feb. 25, 2015 photo, Omar Abdelahdi Faraj, from Syria, chats online with a friend inside the home he shares with five other former Guantánamo detainees in Montevideo, Uruguay. Faraj, 34, said he had worked as a butcher in his hometown of Hama, Syria, and in Uruguay hoped to open a shop selling halal meat.
In this Feb. 25, 2015 photo, Omar Abdelahdi Faraj, from Syria, chats online with a friend inside the home he shares with five other former Guantánamo detainees in Montevideo, Uruguay. Faraj, 34, said he had worked as a butcher in his hometown of Hama, Syria, and in Uruguay hoped to open a shop selling halal meat. MATILDE CAMPODONCIO ASSOCIATED PRESS
In this Feb. 25, 2015 photo, Omar Abdelahdi Faraj, from Syria, chats online with a friend inside the home he shares with five other former Guantánamo detainees in Montevideo, Uruguay. Faraj, 34, said he had worked as a butcher in his hometown of Hama, Syria, and in Uruguay hoped to open a shop selling halal meat. MATILDE CAMPODONCIO ASSOCIATED PRESS

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