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13 YEARS OF TORTURE AND ABUSE IN GUANTANAMO
Valentine Day March for Shaker Aamer
Saturday 14th Feb. 2015
JOIN US in LONDON
Assemble PARLIAMENT SQUARE 12 noon
March to DOWNING STREET,Whitehall, London, SW1A 2AA 1pm
SSAC deputation to 10 Downing Street at 2.30pm
Bring banner, placards, and wear something orange.
SPEAKERS: 1.30pm – VICTORIA BRITTAIN author/journalist, LINDSEY GERMAN Nat. Convenor STWC, BRUCE KENT CND veteran peace campaigner, JOY HURCOMBE Nat. Chair SSAC, KATIE TAYLOR Reprieve, IMAM SULIMAN GHANI, YVONNE RIDLEY broadcaster, ANDY WORTHINGTON journalist, We Stand With Shaker, HILAIRE Battersea poet, LOUISE CHRISTIAN human rights lawyer, plus spokespersons to include London Guantanamo Campaign, Amnesty UK and local groups – many others invited – Shaker Aamer Parliamentary Group, MP & MEPs, community leaders, lawyers, poets, journalists
Our protest will be visible to all via the world’s media.
For Shaker Aamer, the last British Resident in Guantanamo, February 14 2015 marks 13 years of torture and abuse in Guantanamo. It will be a very sad day for Shaker – 13 lost years for a man who was cleared for release without charge over 7 years ago. It will be a dark day for the reputation of the US, whose President has so far failed to honour his pledge made years ago to close Guantanamo. UK Prime Minister David Cameron has failed so far to free Shaker.
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