Friday, May 8, 2015

"Mr Khadr, you're free to go" - Omar Khadr experiences freedom for the 1st time in over a decade

'Mr Khadr, you're free to go'

I have covered Omar Khadr’s incarceration and legal battles since 2004, when the United States first convened the controversial military commissions to try inmates at Guantanamo Bay. As the youngest prisoner at the US military base in Cuba, he was seen by rights groups as a juvenile, and entitled to much more lenient treatment than he…