TITLE

The Gitmo Myth and the Torture Canard

AUTHOR(S)
Herman, Arthur
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Commentary;Jun2009, Vol. 127 Issue 6, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines public opinion regarding the detention center at Guantánamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba. The unconventional nature of prisoners connected to the War on Terrorism and held at the detention center is examined and rules for the interrogation, imprisonment and trial of detainees are explored. Particular focus is given to allegations of torture at the prison.
ACCESSION #
41232056

 

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