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Ex-Guantanamo Inmate Thanks Uruguay for His Freedom

One of six detainees flown from the U.S. camp holding suspected terrorists in Guantanamo Bay for resettlement in Uruguay has thanked the South American country for helping free him from “that black hole.” In an open letter published on Monday, the Syrian ex-detainee Omar Mahmoud Faraj also said he and the other five men flown from Guantanamo to Uruguay on Sunday would show “only good will” to the country that offered them refugee status. “If it had not been for Uruguay, I would still...

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