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Tuesday, September 10, 2002

GTMO detainee: Northern Alliance beat detainee to death

Today, a detainee at Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay, will be questioned by FBI and a Special Federal Officer. His response recorded will eventually be made available due to NGO's Freedom of Information Act request. An excerpt is reproduced below (page 3911).
he was detained by Northern Alliance forces and housed in a Kandahar, Afghanistan 'jail.' [censored] advised he was detained for approximately two weeks at this location. During his detention he advised he observed the Northern Alliance guards randomly select detainees on a nightly basis and remove them from their cell. [censored] advised the guards would then commence beating the detainee with sticks, chains and in some cases kicking the individual while on the ground. [censored] advised on one occasion, a Pakistan Jihad fighter was removed from his cell by the guards, then beaten to death.


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