Ex-Guantanamo detainees maintain protest in Uruguay, demand housing, financial support from US

April 26, 2015 10:30 PM

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – Four former Guantanamo Bay prisoners protested for a third day Sunday in front of the U.S. Embassy in Uruguay, saying Washington should provide them with housing and financial support because of their prolonged incarceration.

The four — a Tunisian and three Syrian men — began their protest on Friday and say they will stay in front of the embassy in Montevideo until they meet with the U.S. ambassador.

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