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Save Shaker Aamer—protesters demonstrate outside M16

Issue No. 2365

protesters dressed like guantanamo detainees in orange jumpsuits and hoods protest outside m16 building in london

Shaker Aamer campaigners demonstrate outside M16 building in London (Pic: Guy Smallman)

Supporters of Shaker Aamer—the last Londoner in the Guantanamo Bay prison camp—held a vigil outside the MI6 building in central London on Monday of this week.

Shaker has been in Guantanamo for 11 years, despite having been cleared for release several times.

He says he was tortured in the presence of MI6 agents in 2002. He is currently on hunger strike.


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