The Listening Post

Omar Khadr: The case, the compensation and the media

A look at competing narratives surrounding the Omar Khadr case that is dividing Canadians.

Witness

Guantanamo's Child - Omar Khadr

Unprecedented access and an exclusive interview with Omar Khadr during his first days of freedom.

US & Canada

Canada 'to apologise, pay former Guantanamo prisoner'

Ex-Guantanamo Bay inmate was 15 when he was captured by US troops at a suspected al-Qaeda compound in Afghanistan.

Human Rights

Abdul Latif Nasser: Facing life in Guantanamo

The Moroccan national was approved for release but an administrative delay means he will continue to be incarcerated.

Abdul Latif Nasser: Facing life in Guantanamo

Guantanamo Bay

How will Guantanamo be remembered?

It is 2046 and Clive Stafford Smith has returned to Guantanamo, where his clients were once imprisoned and tortured.

How will Guantanamo be remembered?

Middle East

Oman accepts 10 Guantanamo Bay prisoners at US request

Transfer is part of a push by outgoing President Obama to shrink the prison's inmate population before leaving office.

Oman accepts 10 Guantanamo Bay inmates at US request

Human Rights

Shaker Aamer: Guantanamo a stain on Obama's legacy

Shaker Aamer says he endured torture by US authorities during his 14 years jailed in Guantanamo Bay detention centre.

Shaker Aamer: Guantanamo is a stain on Obama's legacy

Guantanamo Bay

Yemeni Guantanamo inmates transferred to Saudi Arabia

Release of four detainees comes despite President-elect Donald Trump's demand for a freeze on transfers.

Guantanamo Bay

White House expects more Guantanamo transfers

The White House ignores President-elect Donald Trump's demand for a freeze on transfers from the Guantanamo Bay prison.

Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo revamp raises prospect prison will not shut

Although Obama vowed to close the facility, multimillion dollar renovations including a new dining hall are under way.

Guantanamo revamp raises prospect prison will not shut

Opinion

Obama v Trump on Guantanamo and torture

Obama didn't want to spend political capital to close Guantanamo, leaving it fully functional for Trump to use.

Andy Worthington

by Andy Worthington

Andy Worthington

Inside Story

What's next for Guantanamo?

As the latest trials for 9/11 suspects conclude, the debate over the use of the military prison continues.

Reporter's Notebook

Fifteen years on, 9/11 trials still 'years away' from starting

Fifteen years after September 11, the trials of those detained in connection to the attacks are far from over. In fact, they haven't even begun.

Fifteen years on, 9/11 trials still 'years away' from starting

Opinion

Guantanamo torture victims should be allowed UN visit

Why does the US think it is acceptable to deny 'high-value detainees' at Guantanamo medical and psychological help?

Andy Worthington

by Andy Worthington

Andy Worthington

Guantanamo Bay

Hunger-striking ex-Guantanamo prisoner slips into coma

Syrian Abu Wael Dhiab, who wants to be reunited with his family in Turkey, found unconscious in apartment in Montevideo.

Ex-Guantanamo prisoner slips into coma in Uruguay