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"Tipton Three" Testimony: 9yr old tortured at Guantanamo

KUALA LUMPUR: A British Muslim detained for three years at the controversial Guantanamo Bay prison manned by the United States, revealed that the youngest detainee he knew of was a nine-year-old boy who was also tortured like the rest.

Ruhal Ahmed’s story was among more accounts of atrocities committed against the detainees at Guantanamo, told before an open commission hearing which began Friday on the sidelines of an international conference to criminalise war.

The testimonies before the Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Commission Hearings will be submitted to a tribunal in conjunction with the Criminalise War Conference and War Crimes Tribunal 2009 spearheaded by former Malaysian prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Dr Mahathir said that the tribunal’s decision would be forwarded to the United Nations for further action.

Malaysian lawyer Zainur Zakaria headed the six-member p

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Added: Oct-31-2009 Occurred On: Oct-31-2009
By: judgejuryexecutioner
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