Thursday, October 23, 2014

No girly-men in Gitmo

We await Gloria Steinem's response;
The use of female troops inside the highest-security unit at Guantanamo Bay is sparking protests by prisoners.
Prisoners designated as "high-value" detainees are refusing to meet with their lawyers unless the military agrees to use only male guards to move them around the U.S. base in Cuba.
....A Marine Corps lawyer says accused terrorist mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed refused to meet with counsel on Thursday. Maj. Derek Poteet says the protest will prevent efforts to prepare his defense to charges stemming from the Sept. 11 attack. The military says it won't agree to use only male guards.

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