Uighur detainees ordered released from Guantanamo

Federal District Judge Ricardo Urbina orders the Bush administration to release 17 members of the Uighur Muslim minority from western China who have been held at Guantanamo Prison since 2002 saying they have never posed a threat to the U.S., nor have they fought against the U.S.

Filed in: Historical Event, Media Coverage of Guantanamo, Rule of Law: Guantanamo and Civil Liberties

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