Inside Guantanamo

A first-hand look inside the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base.

A control panel used by analysts is shown as an interrogation room is displayed on a closed circuit television where detainees are interviewed at Camp Delta at the U.S. Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, July 28, 2004. On the floor in the room is an eye bolt where detainees can be chained, if needed. Preparations are nearing completion on the Naval base for war crimes tribunals, the first held by the United States since the World War II era. The proceedings are expected to begin within months. U.S. military censors reviewed photographs from inside the prison. Joe Skipper/Reuters
Guantamo Bay
A control panel used by analysts is shown as an interrogation room is displayed on a closed circuit television where detainees are interviewed at Camp Delta at the U.S. Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, July 28, 2004. On the floor in the room is an eye bolt where detainees can be chained, if needed. Preparations are nearing completion on the Naval base for war crimes tribunals, the first held by the United States since the World War II era. The proceedings are expected to begin within months. U.S. military censors reviewed photographs from inside the prison. Joe Skipper/Reuters
Military Police at camp X-Ray on the Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, bring a detainee to an interrogation room, February 6, 2002. There are one hundred and fifty eight detainees in Guantanamo Bay. Marc Serota/Reuters
Guantamo Bay
Military Police at camp X-Ray on the Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, bring a detainee to an interrogation room, February 6, 2002. There are one hundred and fifty eight detainees in Guantanamo Bay. Marc Serota/Reuters
A frame grab taken from undated video footage, released by the U.S. Department of Defence February 5, 2004, shows a minimum security detainee sitting on a cot bed reading a copy of the Koran inside the military detention facility at the U.S naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. REUTERS/DOD Handout AA
Guantamo Bay
A frame grab taken from undated video footage, released by the U.S. Department of Defence February 5, 2004, shows a minimum security detainee sitting on a cot bed reading a copy of the Koran inside the military detention facility at the U.S naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. REUTERS/DOD Handout AA
In this photo reviewed by U.S. military officials, a cell for a noncompliant detainee is pictured inside the maximum security prison at Camp 5 in the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base June 26, 2006. As the Bush administration awaits a ruling on the legitimacy of its Guantanamo war crimes tribunals, the U.S. State Department's top legal advisor said on Monday that emptying the detention camp posed "a real conundrum." REUTERS/Brennan Linsley/Pool (CUBA)
Guantamo Bay
In this photo reviewed by U.S. military officials, a cell for a noncompliant detainee is pictured inside the maximum security prison at Camp 5 in the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base June 26, 2006. As the Bush administration awaits a ruling on the legitimacy of its Guantanamo war crimes tribunals, the U.S. State Department's top legal advisor said on Monday that emptying the detention camp posed "a real conundrum." REUTERS/Brennan Linsley/Pool (CUBA)
In this photo reviewed by US military officials, a guard opens a gate while in the background two detainees sit in a rest area behind fencing, within the grounds of Camp Delta 4 military-run prison, at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba June 27, 2006. The U.S. Supreme Court is preparing a potential landmark ruling that could determine the fate of the military tribunals created by President George W. Bush to try Guantanamo prisoners for war crimes. The ruling by the nation's highest court, which is expected later this week, will be one of the most significant presidential war powers cases since World War Two and could determine whether the tribunals are lawful. REUTERS/Brennan Linsley/Pool
Guantamo Bay
In this photo reviewed by US military officials, a guard opens a gate while in the background two detainees sit in a rest area behind fencing, within the grounds of Camp Delta 4 military-run prison, at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba June 27, 2006. The U.S. Supreme Court is preparing a potential landmark ruling that could determine the fate of the military tribunals created by President George W. Bush to try Guantanamo prisoners for war crimes. The ruling by the nation's highest court, which is expected later this week, will be one of the most significant presidential war powers cases since World War Two and could determine whether the tribunals are lawful. REUTERS/Brennan Linsley/Pool
A file photo shows detainees sitting in a holding area watched by military police at Camp X-Ray inside Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. A file photo shows detainees sitting in a holding area watched by military police at Camp X-Ray inside Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, during their processing into the temporary detention facility on January 11, 2002. Four remaining Britons and an Australian being held at Guantanamo Bay will be released soon, officials said on January 11, 2005, amid reports the number of prisoners at the U.S. military base would be radically reduced. EDITORIAL USE ONLY REUTERS/U.S. Department of Defense/Petty Officer 1st class Shane T. McCoy/Handout
Guantamo Bay
A file photo shows detainees sitting in a holding area watched by military police at Camp X-Ray inside Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. A file photo shows detainees sitting in a holding area watched by military police at Camp X-Ray inside Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, during their processing into the temporary detention facility on January 11, 2002. Four remaining Britons and an Australian being held at Guantanamo Bay will be released soon, officials said on January 11, 2005, amid reports the number of prisoners at the U.S. military base would be radically reduced. EDITORIAL USE ONLY REUTERS/U.S. Department of Defense/Petty Officer 1st class Shane T. McCoy/Handout
An image reviewed by the US military shows a guard tower at the closed "Camp X-Ray" at US Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, December 9, 2008. The camp was in operation from January 2002 to April 2002. Some 300 prisoners were housed there before it closed. REUTERS/Mandel Ngan/Pool (CUBA)
Guantamo Bay
An image reviewed by the US military shows a guard tower at the closed "Camp X-Ray" at US Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, December 9, 2008. The camp was in operation from January 2002 to April 2002. Some 300 prisoners were housed there before it closed. REUTERS/Mandel Ngan/Pool (CUBA)

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