AFP/al-Jazeera, 19 October 2020
AAN’s Kate Clark is quoted in this article looking at one of the last Afghan detainees in Guantánamo (via AFP):
Kate Clark, co-director of the Afghanistan Analysts Network, a leading research group on the country, said Haroon was no significant terrorist figure.
The allegations against Haroon, initially kept secret until revealed by WikiLeaks, relied on a lot of hearsay, according to Clark.
“Whatever you think about Guantanamo, he was not important enough to be there … if he was anything, he was a bit player,” she told AFP.
This article was last updated on 19 Oct 2020