Interview with ex-Guantanamo prisoner Mourad Benchellali

Interview within the framework of the World Forum of Democracy
Council of Europe Strasbourg 18 November 2015
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Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Mourad Benchellali tells how he followed his radicalised brother to Afghanistan, and found himself in a jihadi training camp. When he tried to return to France, he was captured in Pakistan and handed to the Americans, who took imprisoned him for eight years without trial. Now living in France, he campaigns against the radicalisation of young people.

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