Fault Lines

Life after Guantanamo

Fault Lines meets former Guantanamo inmates, and examines the consequences of the US' policy of indefinite detention.

Inside Story Americas

Younous Chekkouri: Letter from Guantanamo Bay

A detainee, who was cleared for release in 2010 but is still being held, accuses US military guards of sexual assault.

Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo remembered: A personal perspective

Ten years ago, Moazzam Begg was abducted from his home by Pakistani and US intelligence agents and taken to Guantanamo.

by Moazzam Begg

Guantanamo Bay

The shame of Guantanamo Bay

All branches of the US government must act to end one of the most shameful episodes in American history.

by Anthony D. Romero

Guantanamo Bay

America's detention policy debacle turns ten

The legacy of torture and cruel treatment in detention operations has not been expunged under US president Obama.

by Lisa Hajjar

Guantanamo Bay

Obama inherits and embraces a 'legal mess'

From Guantanamo to Bagram prison in Afghanistan, Obama has broken his promise to end torture and illegal detention.

by Lisa Hajjar

Guantanamo Bay

The 'War on Terror' goes to court

For a majority of Guantanamo detainees, US judges have found flimsy evidence linking the suspects to 'terror' groups.

by Lisa Hajjar

Guantanamo Bay

US detention policy: Exposing the dark side

During George W Bush's first term, the US tortured many 'War on Terror' prisoners, including a 15-year-old boy.

by Lisa Hajjar

Guantanamo Bay

US detention post-9/11: Birth of a debacle

The Bush administration made a series of decisions authorising torture and secret prisons just days after 9/11.

by Lisa Hajjar