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Afghanistan / Guantanamo Bay Prisoners #727006

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 25, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Claire Shipman) The presence of four teenagers in custody at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, among the 660 prisoners {"enemy combatants"} from the fighting in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from the camp; details given of the background of one of the boys. [Amnesty International executive director William SHULZ†- says holding teens without due process is indefensible.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Richard MYERS†- says they may be juveniles, but they are not little leaguers.] [International Committee of the Red Cross Christophe GIROD†- questions whether Guantanamo is an appropriate place for the detainees.]

Jennings, Peter;
Shipman, Claire

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