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‘Deeply regretting’ US terms, UN rights experts turn down visit to Guantanamo

Five independent United Nations human rights experts today rejected a United States invitation to visit its detention base in Guantanamo, Cuba, because the US Government did not accept standard terms for a “credible, objective and fair assessment,” including the ability to conduct private interviews with detainees.

UN human rights experts welcome US invitation to Guantanamo Bay but seek more access

The five independent experts of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights undertaking a joint study on the situation of detainees in Guantanamo Bay Naval Station today welcomed an invitation by the United States to visit the base while cautioning that they cannot accept the condition that denies them private interviews with the detainees.