According to information, this call before the judge investigating the case was not accompanied by any coercive means and it is not definite that Miller is present.
Sassi and Benchellali were detained by US forces in Afghanistan before being transferred to Guantanamo Bay, where they stayed from late 2001 to 2004 and 2005 respectively, before being returned to France.
In a report prepared by the defense of former prisoners and sent to the French authorities in 2014, he is accused Miller of having “authorized systematic plans to torture and subjected to humiliating treatment of detainees without charge and without assuring basic rights He is having any detainee.”
The Guantanamo Naval Base began receiving terror suspects four months after the attacks of 11 September 2001. Since then, several hundreds were imprisoned without charge or judicial proceedings.
Translated by: Daysi Olano Fernandez