In this Nov. 19, 2008 image, which was approved for release by the U.S. military, a Uighur captive peers through a window at Camp Iguana, a barbed-wire-ringed compound where 17 detainee citizens of China await asylum at the U.S. Navy Base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.
In this Nov. 19, 2008 image, which was approved for release by the U.S. military, a Uighur captive peers through a window at Camp Iguana, a barbed-wire-ringed compound where 17 detainee citizens of China await asylum at the U.S. Navy Base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. ASSOCIATED PRESS
In this Nov. 19, 2008 image, which was approved for release by the U.S. military, a Uighur captive peers through a window at Camp Iguana, a barbed-wire-ringed compound where 17 detainee citizens of China await asylum at the U.S. Navy Base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Uncertainty shrouds 17 unusual detainees

December 20, 2008 03:01 AM

UPDATED January 20, 2015 07:01 PM

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