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Torture and rendition: Guantánamo case profiles

Headline Title:  Torture and rendition: Guantánamo case profiles 09 January 2012 Abu Zubaydah, Stateless PalestinianSubjected to enforced disappearance, torture and other ill-treatment, and now in indefinite military custody without charge or criminal trialZayn al-Abidin Muhammad Husayn, more commonly known as Abu Zubaydah, was arrested in March 2002 in Pakistan. He was handed over to the USA and held in secret detention at various undisclosed locations by the CIA until 4 September 2006 when he was transferred to Guantánamo Bay. He was subjected to waterboarding at least 83 times in…

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