Denmark: Sami Hajj
Sami Mohy El Din Muhammed Al Hajj
From left Norwegian film director, writer and journalist Erling Borgen and Sami Hajj (full name: Sami Mohy El Din Muhammed Al Hajj) is a Sudanese journalist for the Al Jazeera network. In 2001, while on an assignment in Afghanistan, he was arrested and held in extrajudicial detention in the United States Guantanamo Bay detainment camp in Cuba for over six years. He was released without charge on May 1, 2008 with two other detainees from Sudan. He plans to launch legal action against George W. Bush. Photo: Christopher Olssøn. 06.11.09. Copenhagen.