Red Cross to visit new Guantanamo detainees soon

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September 7, 2006 14:52

 
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The international Red Cross on Thursday welcomed the United States' decision to move high-level terrorism suspects from secret prisons to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and said it would visit the detainees "very soon." "We welcome the transfer of these detainees from secret places of detention to an official place of detention," said Antonella Notari, chief spokeswoman of the International Committee of the Red Cross, which has been the only neutral agency with full access to Guantanamo detainees.

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