Mohamedou Ould Slahi

Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been detained in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba since Aug. 5, 2002. He wrote his prison memoirs between 2005 and 2006. Finally declassified by the U.S. government more than six years later, they are excerpted here for the first time.

May 2 2013 5:54 PMThe Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould SlahiHe was tortured, beaten, and humiliated, and he remains in prison. Here is his story, in his own words.
May 1 2013 6:30 AMThe Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould SlahiWhen Slahi wouldn’t tell them what they wanted to hear, his captors took him on a torture cruise. They would make him disappear.
May 2 2013 9:00 AMThe Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould SlahiSince the torture has stopped, Slahi has learned to play chess and tend to his garden. Today his interrogators are the closest thing he has to a family.
April 30 2013 5:31 AMThe Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould SlahiHe was tortured, beaten, and humiliated, and he remains in prison. Here is his story, in his own words.



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