Over 100 Organizations Call On Biden To Close Guantanamo Bay

February 9, 2021
Huff Post

... Over 100 national and local human rights organizations called on President Joe Biden Tuesdayto close the infamous Guantanamo Bay detention facility once and for all.

“It is long past time for both a sea change in the United States’ approach to national and human security and a meaningful reckoning with the full scope of damage that the post-9/11 approach has caused. Closing Guantánamo and ending indefinite detention of those held there is a necessary step towards those ends,” read a letter from the Center for Constitutional Rights, American Civil Liberties Union, The Center for Victims of Torture, Amnesty International, and dozens of others shared exclusively with HuffPost. ...

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February 9, 2021