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Guantanamo Prisoner Al-Nashiri’s Case Demonstrates Unfairness of Military Commissions


The issue of terrorism has been front and center in the national discourse since 9/11. Guantánamo has become a symbol of US hypocrisy on human rights. Lawyers handling the criminal case of Guantánamo prisoner Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri  mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman";
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