However, US Special Forces intercepted him, said he could fly home, yet took him to Kandahar Airbase where he was stripped naked and beaten, then sent to Guantanamo where he was:
-- shackled up to 15 hours a day;
-- confined to open-air cells and exposed to extreme temperatures, rats and snakes;
-- physically beaten by guards;
-- psychologically tortured;
-- denied medical treatment;
-- served rotten food and unsafe drinking water; and
-- subjected to religious abuse.