Guantánamo Detainees Say Conditions Are Worse Since Biden Became President

June 16, 2021

...“There’s a great deal of frustration and agitation and despair,” said Pardiss Kebriaei, an attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights who represents Sharqawi Al Hajj, a current Guantánamo detainee. Kebriaei also corroborated these concerns of deteriorating conditions, and her communications with Al Hajj, she said, have given her the sense that “things have gone from bad to worse since the Biden administration came to office.” Her own client, she said, is still on hunger strike and has been on and off for years.  ...

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June 16, 2021