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Wednesday 10 March 2004
 
Guantanamo Releases
 
Guantanamo Kershid Ahmed from the Muslim Community Centre in Dudley, England, comments on the release of some British men from the American military base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
 
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There are many unanswered questions that the community would want to have answers to and I'm sure once they return we will know answers to those questions and these are mainly why were they in Afghanistan, who was responsible for getting them there, what, if anything is going on underneath the surface here in our community , is there any external influence on our young people and if there is we want to identify it and eliminate it. And obviously we need to reassure the community at large that the Muslim community here does not pose any threat to them. We can only do that when we've got answers to these questions.
 
 
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the community
 
the group of people who live in an area
 
getting
 
transporting
 
going on
 
continuing
 
external
 
outside
 
identify
 
find it out
 
eliminate
 
destroy
 
at large
 
the wider (community)
 
threat
 
prospective danger
 
 
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