In Yemen, Families Of 90 Guantanamo Detainees Demand Their Release | Talking Points Memo

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Activists and relatives of around 90 Yemeni detainees held in Guantanamo Bay protested outside the U.S. Embassy in Sanaa on Monday to demand the prisoners’ release after more than a decade in detention.Yemenis make up the largest contingent of the 166 detainees held at the U.S. naval base in Cuba. Most were detained in Afghanistan following the 2001 U.S. invasion.


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