Guantánamo

August 12, 2011

With 9/11 trials looming, Guantánamo makes a practice run

Court was abruptly recessed when a captive tried to make a speech. Guantánamo guards found a suspicious package and ordered an evacuation. Translators struggled to keep pace with a lawyer reciting from a transcript of the Omar Khadr “child soldier” trial. All of it was scripted, a string of travails bedeviling the war court while Tropical Storm Emily bore down on the U.S. Navy base in southeast Cuba last week

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Carol Rosenberg reports on Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, the place, policy, people, war court.


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