Guantánamo Public Memory Project

This Week in Guantánamo: 2013 and 1993

29 January 2013: The U.S. State Department dismantled the special envoy charged with closing Guantánamo despite President Obama’s campaign promise to close the site.

29 January 1993: Almost immediately after the inauguration of President Bill Clinton Haitian refugees began protesting their detention at Guantánamo by refusing food.







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