Enemy combatant moazzam begg

It was a huge disused factory, a relic of the former Soviet Union's ambitions, when it was the enemy of both Islam and the west. The writing is such that you immediately empathi This is an incredible prisoner memoir, written by a Brit who was abducted in the middle of the night from his family whilst in Pakistan, by American and Pakistani intelligence services. Much of our talk was quite mundane and I wasn't even sure what he'd come for. We are in a Matrix and have to make an effort to seek information outside main spheres of information.

Uploader: Shaktisida
Date Added: 17 July 2004
File Size: 33.55 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 1191
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]





The chains were off, and they took me out. That Ramadan was absolutely unique.

This is an incredible prisoner memoir, written by a Brit who was abducted in the middle of the night from his family whilst in Pakistan, by American and Moazza, intelligence services. The early chapters in the book takes us through his daily life, which was much the same as any other young man with family responsibilities, often exciting, sometimes not so.

I could barely see through it, it was a strain on the eyes. This is is a firsthand account of a British Muslim's imprisonment in Afghanistan and then Guantanamo. Strangely enough, I rather cobmatant Andrew, as a person. There were pieces of abandoned machinery, and warning notices on the walls in Russian. It was a picture of Umamah when she was two years old, with another child.

Jan 07, Rasha Afifi rated it it was amazing Shelves: Moazzam Begg was innocent cimbatant what Wiki or other racist pro republican sites might claim, because as an american you are innocent until proven guilty unless you are a muslim or African American since the US never charged him that means that they never had anything on him.

They undid the legs first, and then the padlock at the back of the waist, then I had to turn round and hand them over the rest of the chain that had gone from the wrist to the ankles. But I could definitely smell the sea. Sometime later he started to receive profoundly redacted replies from his family and British lawyers who were working to get him released. But every few days I saw new ones trickle in.

My years in captivity

Preview — Enemy Combatant by Moazzam Begg. Also, they knew they weren't subject to any checks and balances; they didn't have to worry too much about scrutiny from superiors, or Internal Affairs, as they would have back in the US. On the eve of Ramadan, October 15the guards came to my cell in the evening moazzzm told me to get my things ready.

I picked this book up at a reading, by Moazzam Begg, in London. Eenemy extremely well written book filled with the details of a person who some regard as a terrorist even though that was never proven in any court of law. But he was also a Vietnam veteran.

We had no access to any of that; but there was a jubilant period enemmy song and entertaining each other, which lasted for three days. When I asked how they'd reached this conclusion, they told me that I had already admitted attending and eenemy financial support to "the camps". In The IndependentYasmin Alibhai-Brown compared the book to the "Holocaust testimonies" of Primo levi and Rabbi Hugo Grynsaying Begg "writes with the same authenticity and conveys horror without hyperbole ".

Enemy Combatant

They had their perceptions about me and were searching for ways to confirm them - preferably from my own mouth. His journey towards freedom had begun.

I never saw any of them ever again. Things will probably be better for you there and from there you'll get a solution. View the discussion thread. They told ennemy they had been there about a week. We publish high-quality investigative reporting and analysis; we train and mentor journalists and wider civil society; we publish in Russian, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese and English.

'Enemy Combatant', Moazzam Begg | openDemocracy

American need to understand that Muslims will always care about Palestine, Kashmir and other area's that are under attack however that does not mean that they support Al Qaeda. Were you planning to assassinate?

A soldier who'd given his oath of allegiance to the United States of Gegg, and to George Bush, who had already labelled us as killers and terrorists? Despite the extreme circumstances, the cheerfulness and spirit of everybody was unforgettable.

I also recited some of my own poetry, which nobody understood except for Hicks, Feroz and the guards. He was Salim Hamdan.

0 thoughts on “Enemy combatant moazzam begg”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *