Hedi Hammami — who was a detainee in the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for eight years — lives in Tunis, Tunisia. He has lived under a constant regimen of police surveillance, raids, and harassment.
Hedi Hammami — who was a detainee in the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for eight years — lives in Tunis, Tunisia. He has lived under a constant regimen of police surveillance, raids, and harassment. TARA TODRAS-WHITEHILL The New York Times file, 2016
Hedi Hammami — who was a detainee in the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for eight years — lives in Tunis, Tunisia. He has lived under a constant regimen of police surveillance, raids, and harassment. TARA TODRAS-WHITEHILL The New York Times file, 2016

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