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Russia: Activists stage 'Guantanamo' protest outside US embassy in Moscow01:37

Russia: Activists stage 'Guantanamo' protest outside US embassy in Moscow

Russian Federation, Moscow
March 17, 2016 at 15:09 GMT +00:00 · Published

A group of activists dressed in Guantanamo Bay-style orange jumpsuits staged a protest outside the US embassy in Moscow on Thursday. The group lay on the ground with black hoods over their heads, with their feet shackled and hands behind their backs. Eventually they were taken away by police.

Guantanamo Bay is a detention camp run by the US government located on the island of Cuba, which holds suspects indefinitely, detained as part of the global 'war on terror.' It remains open despite a long-delayed promise by US President Barack Obama to close the camp.

Russia: Activists stage 'Guantanamo' protest outside US embassy in Moscow01:37
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A group of activists dressed in Guantanamo Bay-style orange jumpsuits staged a protest outside the US embassy in Moscow on Thursday. The group lay on the ground with black hoods over their heads, with their feet shackled and hands behind their backs. Eventually they were taken away by police.

Guantanamo Bay is a detention camp run by the US government located on the island of Cuba, which holds suspects indefinitely, detained as part of the global 'war on terror.' It remains open despite a long-delayed promise by US President Barack Obama to close the camp.

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