US guards, prisoners clash at Guantanamo
… The hunger strike began after prison guards on February 6 conducted what U.S. officials say was a routine search of detainee belongings. In the search, detainees accused guards of desecrating copies of the Muslim holy book, the Quran, by touching them. U.S. officials said the search was conducted according to procedure and that guards did not touch the holy books. …15 April 2013–More Â about that dirty book from Â Turkish Weekly
NYT runs enemy propaganda:
- The NYT gives a soapbox to one of the Gitmo apes, and he releases a predictable golden shower: Â Gitmo Is Killing Me
A hunger strike to protest against indefinite detentionsÂ at the Guantanamo Bay military prison is now into its third month, raising questions about the US government’s commitment to shutting it down.