Guantanamo's Child Soldiers Files Reveal Many Inmates Were Minors

The Guantanamo files reveal many of the inmates in the controversial detention camp were under 18 at the time of their capture and that the charges against them were often based on hearsay. Even detainees who US interrogators admitted were innocent had to wait a long time before being freed.
A US Navy sailor stands guard in Camp 6 in the Guantanamo Bay detention center (March 2010 photo).

A US Navy sailor stands guard in Camp 6 in the Guantanamo Bay detention center (March 2010 photo).

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