US teen held in Kuwait returns home

Gulet Mohamed was stuck in Kuwait after being placed on the US no-fly list.



    Mohamed claims he was blindfolded, beaten and tortured while he was detained for nearly a month in Kuwait at the behest of the US authorities.

    "There are probably people out there being tortured like I was, whose voices are not being heard," he said.

    His return to the US was delayed for weeks because US authorities had apparently placed him on the no-fly list.

    His release follows a lawsuit filed earlier this week in the US District Court of Alexandria.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Spice reports from Washington DC.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Musta'ribeen, Israel's agents who pose as Palestinians

    Who are the Israeli agents posing as Palestinians?

    Musta'ribeen are an elite Israeli undercover unit that disguises themselves as Arabs or Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

     How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    100 years since Balfour's "promise", Palestinians insist that their rights in Palestine cannot be dismissed.