Military Tribunal Trial Of 660 Prisoners At Guantanamo Bay To Begin!
31 December 2003
Rumsfeld names retired army lawyer ex-Gen John Altenberg to supervise military trials against 660 non-American al Qaeda suspects detained for two years at Guantanamo Bay. Altenberg will also appoint military tribunal members. Rumsfeld named 2 former US cabinet members and 2 judges as court of appeal.