Guantanamo’s oldest inmate returns to Pakistan, without trial

ISLAMABAD / WASHINGTON: The Gua­n­tánamo detention camp’s oldest prisoner Saifullah Paracha, a Pakistani businessman, has returned after spending nearly two decades in jail, without trial. Paracha, 75, was arrested in July 2003 in an international sting operation in Thai­land. American authorities alleged he helped in Al Qaeda funding and also tried to assist them in smuggling explosives into the US. He was, however, never formally … Continue reading Guantanamo’s oldest inmate returns to Pakistan, without trial