Guantanamo Boy Quotes

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We have a document that proves you and your accomplices plotted online to bomb a number of cities throughout the Western world.
-- Angela (Chapter 18 paragraph Paragraph 32)

Importance: This is what Khalid is faced with after water-boarding forces him to agree to anything he is told in order to make them stop before he is killed. Khalid signs eight pages of a 'confession' that is printed for him. As soon as he signs the bogus confession, it is used as a platform against him. It is used as leverage to take him to Guantanamo and as proof that he is the terrorist whom they claim him to be.

They (secret prisons around the world) employ torture as many have done throughout history to gather information and I will tell you, being a lawyer, this subject of human rights is the closest thing to my heart.
-- Ali Abaza (Chapter 20 paragraph Paragraph 38)

Importance: Ali is a lawyer whom Khalid meets the first time he...

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