Friday, July 9, 2004

MEHDI GHEZALI: NICE GUY OR A POTENTIAL TERRORIST?

Peter Althin, together with help from diplomats and politicians, has managed to get Mehdi Muhammed al-Ghezali out of the detention center at Guantánamo Bay. Peter Althin described the case in the following way:

"It is a great relief after fighting for so long to get him out of there," he said. "The process has been one of modern society's worst catastrophes." (Jenny Lepley, The Local, 07/09/04.)


UPDATE 07/15/04: Go and read the following posts @ The Stockholm Spectator:
Prisoner released, exchanged or brushed under the carpet? by Aidan Isherwood.
Robbing Banks for Al Qaeda? by Paul O'Mahony.