Guantanamo Diary

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Mohamedou Ould Slahi, Larry Siems (Introduction by, Editor)
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LONGLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE 2015THE SUNDAY TIMES and NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERSince 2002, Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been imprisoned at the detainee camp at Guant?namo Bay, Cuba. In all these years, the United States has never charged him with a crime. Although he was ordered to be released by a federal judge, the U.S. government fought that decision, and there is no sign that the United States plans to let him go.Three years into his captivity Slahi began a diary, recounting his life before he disappeared into U.S. custody and daily life as a detainee. His diary is not merely a vivid record of a miscarriage of justice, but a deeply personal memoir - terrifying, darkly humorous, and surprisingly gracious. Published now for the first time, Guant?namo Diary is a document of immense historical importance.

It was originally written by Mohamedou Ould Salahi, whom the United States held, without charge, for fourteen years. Salahi was one of the few individuals held in Guantanamo whom US officials acknowledged had been tortured. Hello, Sign in.

Slahi has been imprisoned without charge for over 13 years. His story took over six years to be cleared for ... An unprecedented international publishing event: the first and only diary written by a still-imprisoned Guantanamo detainee.