We'll see if we hear more about this over the next few days, so it will go quietly away. The Daily Mirror is a British tabloid -- so I can not attest to their standards. Any Brits here that want to comment? from The Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/guantanamo/story/0,13743,1167732,00.html Freed Briton tells of beatings Guantánamo Bay returnees say police questions were 'charade' Tania Branigan and Rosie Cowan Friday March 12, 2004 One of the Britons freed from Guantánamo Bay spoke for the first time last night of the full horror of his ordeal. Jamal al-Harith told how US soldiers brought in prostitutes to the camp, and paraded them naked in front of the many devout Muslims. The 37-year-old also claimed he was kicked, punched and assaulted with batons . . . from the original Daily Mirror story: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/allnew...eadline=-MY-HELL-IN-CAMP-X-RAY-name_page.html MY HELL IN CAMP X-RAY Their "cells" were wire cages with concrete floors and open to the elements - giving no privacy or protection from the rats, snakes and scorpions loose around the American base. He claims punishment beatings were handed out by guards known as the Extreme Reaction Force. They waded into inmates in full riot-gear, raining blows on them. Prisoners faced psychological torture and mind-games in attempts to make them confess to acts they had never committed. Even petty breaches of rules brought severe punishment . . .