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Sara Beltran Hernandez fled domestic and gang violence in El Salvador in November 2015 to live with relatives in the US. She has been held in a detention centre in Texas since then, despite having a claim to asylum. She is in urgent need of medical attention and must be released on parole pending the resolution of her asylum claim.
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Guantánamo is perhaps the most infamous icon of abuses resulting from the 'war on terror'. Instead of justice, Guantánamo has given the world torture, indefinite detention and unfair trials.