[JURIST] Younis Chekkouri, a Moroccan Guantanamo Bay [JURIST backgrounder] detainee, recently disclosed [Al Jazeera report] in a letter to his lawyer that the US military personnel are punishing him and other hunger-strikers every time they leave or return to their cells. Chekkouri described being surrounded by eight guards and a watch commander in a room while two guards "put their hands all over" him. Todd Breasseale, speaking on behalf of the US Department of Defense (DOD) [official website], has stated:...

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