The 15 men released from Guantánamo on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. From left, top row: Day one detainee Mahmud al Mujahid, now 36. Mohammed Khusruf, now 66. Abd al Muhsin Salih al Busi, now 37. Abd al Rahman Sulayman, now 37. Zahir Omar Hamis bin Hamdoun, now 36. From left, middle row: Majid Mahmud Abdu Ahmed, now 36. Bashir al Marwalah, now 37. Saeed Sarem Jarabh, now 38. Ayub Murshid Ali Salih, now 38. Mohammed al Adahi, now 54. From left bottom row: Abdel Qadir al Mudhaffari, now 40. Abdul Muhammed al Muhajari, now 46. Afghan Obaidullah, now 36. Afghan Haji Hamdullah, in his 50s. Not pictured: Afghan Mohammed Kamin, now 38. All the photos except Hamdoun’s Inernational Red Cross picture obtained by the Miami Herald were provided to McClatchy by WikiLeaks along with the captives’ 2008 prison profiles.
The 15 men released from Guantánamo on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. From left, top row: Day one detainee Mahmud al Mujahid, now 36. Mohammed Khusruf, now 66. Abd al Muhsin Salih al Busi, now 37. Abd al Rahman Sulayman, now 37. Zahir Omar Hamis bin Hamdoun, now 36. From left, middle row: Majid Mahmud Abdu Ahmed, now 36. Bashir al Marwalah, now 37. Saeed Sarem Jarabh, now 38. Ayub Murshid Ali Salih, now 38. Mohammed al Adahi, now 54. From left bottom row: Abdel Qadir al Mudhaffari, now 40. Abdul Muhammed al Muhajari, now 46. Afghan Obaidullah, now 36. Afghan Haji Hamdullah, in his 50s. Not pictured: Afghan Mohammed Kamin, now 38. All the photos except Hamdoun’s Inernational Red Cross picture obtained by the Miami Herald were provided to McClatchy by WikiLeaks along with the captives’ 2008 prison profiles.
The 15 men released from Guantánamo on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. From left, top row: Day one detainee Mahmud al Mujahid, now 36. Mohammed Khusruf, now 66. Abd al Muhsin Salih al Busi, now 37. Abd al Rahman Sulayman, now 37. Zahir Omar Hamis bin Hamdoun, now 36. From left, middle row: Majid Mahmud Abdu Ahmed, now 36. Bashir al Marwalah, now 37. Saeed Sarem Jarabh, now 38. Ayub Murshid Ali Salih, now 38. Mohammed al Adahi, now 54. From left bottom row: Abdel Qadir al Mudhaffari, now 40. Abdul Muhammed al Muhajari, now 46. Afghan Obaidullah, now 36. Afghan Haji Hamdullah, in his 50s. Not pictured: Afghan Mohammed Kamin, now 38. All the photos except Hamdoun’s Inernational Red Cross picture obtained by the Miami Herald were provided to McClatchy by WikiLeaks along with the captives’ 2008 prison profiles.

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