Guantanamo Bay http://kgou.org en World Views: May 10, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/world-views-may-10-2013 <p></p><p>China hosted back-to-back visits this week with Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. More and more detainees are participating in a hunger strike at the detention center at Guantanamo Bay.</p><p>So far more than 1,000 have died in the April 24 collapse of Rana Plaza in Dhaka. ABC Radio Sima Bhowmik joins Suzette Grillot for a conversation about the lack of government oversight in Bangladesh's garment industry.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Suzette Grillot, Rebecca Cruise, Joshua Landis & Brian Hardzinski 5616 at http://kgou.org World Views: May 10, 2013 As Gitmo Hunger Strike Grows, So Does "Desperate Situation" http://kgou.org/post/gitmo-hunger-strike-grows-so-does-desperate-situation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More and more detainees are participating in the third month of a hunger strike to protest their treatment at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp.</span></p><p>Suzette Grillot says the hunger strike started over raids in cell blocks and the improper and inappropriate handling of the Qur’an, but the issue has evolved to “When are we going to get out of here?”</p><p>Rebecca Cruise says another goal of the detainees is to simply draw attention back to the situation that’s fallen off the front pages in the decade since the camp opened.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 19:42:00 +0000 Suzette Grillot 5612 at http://kgou.org As Gitmo Hunger Strike Grows, So Does "Desperate Situation"