Gitmo detainees assert right to claim torture

GUANTANAMO BAY: Lawyers for Guantanamo Bay detainees accused of the 9/11 attacks said Tuesday their defendants’ rights were violated because they are prevented from open discussion of alleged mistreatment in secret prisons. Speaking at a hearing in Guantanamo as the five detainees listened, lawyers for the men asked for the death penalty to be eliminated […]

‘White Widow’ penned an ode to bin Laden

LONDON: The British woman wanted for alleged terror offences in Kenya, dubbed the ‘White Widow’, wrote an ode to the late al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden proclaiming her love for him, a report said Tuesday. Samantha Lewthwaite’s clumsy poem, littered with spelling mistakes, was found by British police investigators after they examined a computer […]