Guantanamo's Past & Present: From Treaties to Torture

Domingo, Cindy
October 2010
Peace & Freedom;10/1/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p9
The article focuses on issues concerning the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, which became a detention center that imprisons detainees linked with the Al-Qaeda in the aftermath of the 2001 attack. It discusses the history of the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base since 1903, which appear to be the only U.S. Navy base in a country which the U.S. have no diplomatic relation. It states that the Cuban government has called for the closure of Guantanamo, holding that it is in violation of human rights.


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