In this May 5, 2015 photo, former Guantánamo detainee and sometime hunger striker Abu Wa’el Dhiab, a Syrian, sits in front of the U.S. embassy while visiting former fellow detainees demanding financial assistance from the U.S., in Montevideo, Uruguay.
In this May 5, 2015 photo, former Guantánamo detainee and sometime hunger striker Abu Wa’el Dhiab, a Syrian, sits in front of the U.S. embassy while visiting former fellow detainees demanding financial assistance from the U.S., in Montevideo, Uruguay. MATILDE CAMPODONICO ASSOCIATED PRESS
In this May 5, 2015 photo, former Guantánamo detainee and sometime hunger striker Abu Wa’el Dhiab, a Syrian, sits in front of the U.S. embassy while visiting former fellow detainees demanding financial assistance from the U.S., in Montevideo, Uruguay. MATILDE CAMPODONICO ASSOCIATED PRESS

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