Guantánamo Prison Horrors

"We lived surrounded by rats, cockroaches, scorpions -- and I have to say it -- with human excrement, yes, with excrement ... dengue and tuberculosis ravaged the prisoners. Forty prisoners were crammed into cells measuring 32 square feet." - Julio Galvez "I lived in total darkness with my hands tied; with rats and cockroaches and excrement everywhere. That was all I could smell."  - Lester Gonzalez"Many prisoners attempted suicide. I saw prisoners stick needles in the dark part of their eye. I saw prisoners roll themselves in foam mattresses and set themselves alight, prisoners who inject excrement and urine into their eyes, prisoners who inject petrol into their private parts and other places just so they will be attended to." - Normando Hernandez."I spent 17 months of solitary confinement in a four-by-four-meter cell." - Jose Luis PanequeOkay, okay, by now you've noticed the quotes are followed by Spanish surnames. So allow me...(Read Full Article)