Guantanamo Detainees

Omar Khadr's Release Can Offer an Important Lesson to Us All

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

After being imprisoned for over a decade, Omar Khadr is now free on bail. In his first public appearance and media scrum, we witnessed not a mean-spirited radicalized militant, but rather, an articulate humbled young man, and in his own words, someone eager to "prove to [Canadians] that I'm more than what they thought of me."

U.S. Tortured Suspects For Nothing: Report

CP | Bradley Klapper And Ken Dilanian, The Associated Press | Posted 02.08.2015 | Canada

WASHINGTON - The United States brutalized scores of terror suspects with interrogation tactics that turned secret CIA prisons into chambers of sufferi...

Vic Toews, U.S. Defense Department Release Statements On Omar Khadr

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.29.2012 | Canada Politics

Omar Khadr has been brought from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba back to Canada and is being held at Millhaven prison in Ontario, Public Safety Minister Vic Toew...

Omar Khadr Called 'Manipulative' In Report

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr tends to blame others for his problems and comes across as defensive and manipulative, a military psychol...

Guantanamo Detainee Turned Activist Denied Entry To Canada

CBC | Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Politics

British activist Moazzam Begg jokes that he’s just become the first former Guantanamo Bay detainee to set foot on North American soil – even if it...