Ex-Guantanamo detainees resettled in Uruguay protest in front of US Embassy to demand help

April 25, 2015 1:11 AM

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Ex-Guantanamo detainees resettled in Uruguay protest in front of US Embassy to demand help

Three freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, who were resettled in Uruguay, pray during their protest outside the U.S. embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, April 24, 2015. From left to right Omar Abdelahdi Faraj and Ali Husain Shaaban, both of Syria, and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi of Tunisia. The men are protesting after they were asked to leave a hotel where some stayed periodically, and demand Washington help them financially. They say the house where they were initially resettled didn't have enough space for all of them. The men spent 12 years at the U.S. military prison but were never charged, and were released after officials determined they were no longer a threat. (AP Photo/Nicolas Garrido) URUGUAY OUT - NO PUBLICAR EN URUGUAY (The Associated Press)

Omar Abdelahdi Faraj of Syria, a freed Guantanamo Bay detainee who was resettled in Uruguay, sits outside the U.S. embassy with three other freed detainees in Montevideo, Uruguay, Friday, April 24, 2015. The men are protesting after they were asked to leave a hotel where some stayed periodically, an...

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