Civil society organisations from the Americas urge the closure of Guantánamo (2016)
On January 11, 2002, in the wave of counter-terrorism measures put in place by the United States government after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, former US President George W. Bush opened the prison of Guantánamo, located at the US naval base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.
In a joint statement, APT and 58 other civil society organisations urge the US government to shut down Guantánamo immediately.
Published on 22 January 2016
Civil society Organisations from the Americas urge the closure of Guantánamo
No 14º aniversário da prisão de Guantánamo, organizações da sociedade civil das Américas cobram seu fechamento
Language: Portuguese - Português
Organizaciones de derechos humanos del continente americano urgen el cierre de Guantánamo en su XIV aniversario
Language: Spanish - Español