Close Guantánamo actions in New York and Washington D.C.

Washington DC: On a chilly January 11, 2009, Amnesty International USA joined with Witness Against Torture for a very orange rally to shut Guantanamo. Approximately 250 people took part.

On Tuesday, January 13th during the evening rush hour, the New York Civil Liberties Union and Amnesty International USA held a candlelight vigil to close Guantanamo in front of the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street. Approximately 50 people attended.

Volunteers collected signatures to the 100 Days petition and distributed information about the 100 Days action to the public.

Zeke, from the USA

Watch more photos of the events around 11 January on Flickr

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