TITLE

Guantanamo's Past & Present: From Treaties to Torture

AUTHOR(S)
Domingo, Cindy
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Peace & Freedom;10/1/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
55425455

 

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