Khalid is a British citizen originating from Libya. He is currently detained in Lynton Green prison having pled guilty under duress to ‘criminal damage and affray’ by allegedly knocking his own gas pipe and complaining that a police person was verbally abusive to him.
Andy Worthington reports on how President Obama and the US Congress have both failed the Guantanamo prisoners.
Andy Worthington reveals a distressing letter from Guantanamo by Yemeni prisoner Adnan Farhan Abdul Latif.
Andy Worthington reminds readers of the plight of the Guantanamo prisoners - and, in particular, the Yemeni Adnan Farhan Abdul Latif.
Andy Worthington examines Obama's capitulation on indefinite detention without charge or trial for Guantanamo prisoners in his recent news conference.
Andy Worthington on attempts by lawyers for Ahmed Belbacha to secure vital information in the possession of the British government.
Andy Worthington points out that incessant pressure on the UK and US governments is required to secure Shaker Aamer's return.
Andy Worthington on Congressional opposition to closing Guantanamo, and an untrustworthy "recidivism" report.
Andy Worthington reports on yesterday's successful event in Battersea for Shaker Aamer, the last British resident in Guantanamo.
An excerpt from the fascinating autobiography of former Taliban government spokesman and ambassador to Pakistan, Mullah Abdul Salam Zaeef who spent four years imprisoned in Guantanamo
Please encourage your MP to sign up to this important Early Day Motion submitted by Green MP Caroline Lucas.
Please sign this petition asking Attorney General Eric Holder to release Fayiz al-Kandari, a humanitarian aid worker in Guantanamo.
Andy Worthington on Wkileaks' revelations of diplomatic horse-trading regarding resettling former Guantanamo prisoners - and praise for Moazzam Begg.
WASHINGTON -- A U.S. consular official in Luxembourg gave a former Guantanamo detainee warm praise earlier this year in a cable to Washington made public Monday by the website WikiLeaks.
Andy Worthington explains why new legislation endorsing indefinite detention for "War on Terror" prisoners is a bad idea.
Andy Worthington on the troubling and unprincipled Republican response to the verdict in the trial of Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani.
International human rights breaches - State accountability v State immunity
Legal seminar: Preserving the rule of law: taking a risk
Extradited to a future of torture: the reality of solitary confinement in America
Spying and Entrapment
The Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould Slahi
TRAITOR: a Guantanamo guard's journey to Islam
Starving for justice
Are Muslims active enough in the fight against Guantanamo?
Help Lynne Stewart, civil rights lawyer for Muslim defendants, stay alive
How your Schedule 7 swab could help get your family arrested
Why haven't you signed the Shaker Aamer petition?