Guantánamo Public Memory Project

This Week in Guantánamo: 2013 and 2002

April 27th, 2013: The U.S. military has acknowledged that the number of inmates protesting their detention by refusing food has grown to 100. The development comes amid increasing concerns over the military’s methods of forced feeding.


Prisoner Moved Throughout Camp Delta, Guantánamo. 2008. Courtesy Joint Task Force.

April 27th, 2002: The newly constructed 410-bed facility known as Camp Delta opens to replace Camp X-Ray. Inmates begin to be transported to the more permanent facility.



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