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Muslim holy period to be
celebrated at Guantanamo

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 8/7/2013 7:07:02 PM

MIAMI — Guards were preparing to serve the first in a series of special meals Wednesday to prisoners at Guantanamo Bay to mark the end of the Muslim holy period of Ramadan, which this year brought a lull in a long-running hunger strike. The military planned to serve lamb, bread, dates and honey as the last daylight fasting period of Ramadan ends, followed by three traditional holiday dinners on Thursday, said a spokesman for the prison, Navy Capt. Robert Durand. There will also be a special hour-long prayer for the holiday known as Eid al-Fitr in addition to the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 8/7/2013 7:29:42 PM     (No. 9463387)

However, in Gitmo it´s known as Ramabutt!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 8/7/2013 7:42:16 PM     (No. 9463409)

These guys have gained so much weight on these "special meals" there is no way they want to return to their home country.

If and when they return to their home countries it is back to bomb making and puny rations.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jl80863, 8/7/2013 7:42:57 PM     (No. 9463410)

Perhaps the "lamb" used to go "oink".

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mikeman, 8/7/2013 8:05:09 PM     (No. 9463425)

The joint chiefs were ordered by Holder to be waiters at the big shinding. And since the love diversity so much, they decided to dress up like camels.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JediJerry, 8/7/2013 8:27:38 PM     (No. 9463442)

That´s nice. I can assume it will also be celebrated in the White House too.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BaseBallFan, 8/7/2013 9:31:17 PM     (No. 9463502)

But let the name Jesus Christ be uttered on a US military base, and the chaplain will face charges.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 8/7/2013 9:33:33 PM     (No. 9463506)

We are doomed.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 8/7/2013 10:16:31 PM     (No. 9463563)

Sorry, but all they deserve is a head removal with a dull, rusty kitchen knife!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JonR, 8/7/2013 11:38:23 PM     (No. 9463619)

As our once great country descends into madness...

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/8/2013 1:28:41 AM     (No. 9463686)

Are they really POW´s ?

Never forget Daniel Pearl and the family he left behind.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: veritas, 8/8/2013 3:13:51 AM     (No. 9463740)

Obscene.

#10: I thought of Daniel Pearl, too.

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