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November 15, 2013
 Dear Senator:
 The undersigned human rights and civil liberties groups strongly urge you to support the Guantanamo Bay detainee transfer provisions included in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal…
President Barack Obama
 The White House
 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
 Washington DC, 20500
 Re: Concern about hunger strike and stalled efforts to close the detention
 facility at Guantánamo
 Dear President Obama…

Previous Information Released on the Canadian Transferred to Syria Fails to Address Concerns about Legality of Procedures

Human Rights Watch joins partner organizations in writing to Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff and the Office of the Inspector General regarding the case of Maher Arar, the Canadian transferred from New York to Syria where he was reportedly…
Prime Minister Stephen Harper Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, Canada K1A 0A2 Via Facsimile Dear Prime Minister Harper: We write regarding Omar Khadr, a Canadian citizen whom the United States government has detained at Guantanamo…
Robert M. Gates   Secretary of Defense   Department of Defense   1000 Defense Pentagon   Washington, DC 20301 Via Facsimile     Dear Secretary Gates:     We write regarding Omar Khadr, a Canadian citizen whom the United States government has detained…
Human Rights Watch reiterated its call to President George W. Bush in a letter today to close immediately the detention center at Guantanamo Bay. Human Rights Watch said the continued detention of hundreds of men without charge has undermined US efforts…
Thomas Amolo Director of Political Affairs  Ministry of Foreign Affairs  Nairobi, Kenya  Dear Mr. Amolo, Human Rights Watch's research has found that the governments of Kenya, Ethiopia, the Transitional Federal Government of Somalia, and the United…