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Hammad Moses Khan: Ramadan Force-Feedings at Guantánamo Bay

Ninety miles south of Florida, military physicians prepared for Ramadan by shackling detainees into restraint chairs and administering force feedings to hunger-striking prisoners, feedings that have been moved into the night hours in an effort to respect the Islamic practice of fasting from food and water during the day.

Read more: Religion, Ramadan, Health, Force Feedings, Hunger Strike, US Politics, Guantanamo, Guantanamo Hunger Strike, Guantanamo Detainees, Religion News

via Health on Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/hammad-moses-khan/ramadan-guantanamo-detainees_b_3559674.html

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