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GI Says Fellow Soldiers Beat Him in Cuba Prison

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GI Says Fellow Soldiers Beat Him in Cuba Prison

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GI Says Fellow Soldiers Beat Him in Cuba Prison

GI Says Fellow Soldiers Beat Him in Cuba Prison

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A U.S. soldier seeks compensation from the U.S. military for injuries he sustained in beatings allegedly administered by fellow American soldiers at the U.S. detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The soldier was playing the role of a uncooperative detainee in a training exercise; his accused attackers were not informed the incident was staged. NPR's Jackie Northam reports.