November 25, 2013

Navy shows WikiLeaks movie at Guantánamo, where surfing WikiLeaks website’s a crime

Call it a popular culture clash. Call it the real world intruding on the carefully controlled realm of Guantánamo’s detention center zone. In a surreal juxtaposition, the Navy this weekend screened Hollywood’s The Fifth Estate for prison camp forces at Guantánamo — the base in Cuba where U.S. troops are on notice they could be court-martialed if they actually read WikiLeaks, the material that the movie’s about.

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

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