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February 21, 2006
No. It can't happen here.

Guantanamo actors held at airport

The actors who star in movie The Road to Guantanamo were questioned by police at Luton airport under anti-terrorism legislation, it has emerged.

The men, who play British inmates at the detention camp, were returning from the Berlin Film Festival where the movie won a Silver Bear award.

One of the actors, Rizwan Ahmed, said a police officer asked him if he intended to make any more "political" films.

They acted in a protest film and got detained by the Terrorism cops. This one was in the U.K., but it could happen here, and we all know it.

Posted by AnneZook at 12:52 PM


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