UK Guantanamo detainee Shaker Aamer to be released
25 September 2015
From the section UK
Mr Aamer has been detained for 13 years without charge or trial
The last British resident being held in Guantanamo Bay is to be returned to the UK, the government has said.
Shaker Aamer, who has been in the military prison in Cuba since 2002, has never been charged or been on trial.
Since 2007 the Saudi national has been cleared for release twice by presidents George W Bush and Barack Obama.
He has permission to live in the UK indefinitely because his wife is a British national. They have four children and live in …read more
Source:: BBC UK