Yemen announces names of 46 Guantanamo detainees [Archives:2005/870/Local News]

August 22 2005

SANA'A- A Yemeni security team paid a short visit a few days ago to Guantanamo Bay during which it interviewed a number of Yemenis detainees.

During the 10-day visit, the team interviewed 46 detainees out of 110 people whose names were given to Yemen by the US authorities.

Well-informed sources signaled out that another Yemeni delegation had visited Guantanamo Bay before this visit and interviewed 40 other detainees on the US list of terrorists, three of whom were not found Yemeni nationals.