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Medill DC (CC BY 2.0)
The number of inmates on a hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has dropped from a hundred to 19 since July.
The hunger strike involving more than 100 captives at Guantanamo Bay prison has worsened since Barack Obama promised action in his counterterrorism speech last week.
David Fitzsimmons, Cagle Cartoons, The Arizona Star —
AP/Brennan Linsley, File
Last Friday marked the 100th day of the detainees’ hunger strike at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility. I am not a Guantanamo detainee, but I too began a water-only hunger fast.
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