Tunisia to seek return of citizens held at Guantanamo prison

[JURIST] Tunisia announced its intention Wednesday to plead for the return of its remaining citizens being held at the Guantanamo Bay [JURIST news archive] detention facility. A Justice Ministry representative, speaking at an awareness conference in Tunis, called for the repatriation [AP report] of the five Tunisian detainees still being held at the prison and indicated the nation’s intention to send a mission to the US to achieve their release. The conference was organized by Reprieve [advocacy website; press release],…

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