Buildings and cars burn after a bomb blast in the tourist site of Kuta, Bali, in October 2002. Photo: AFP
Buildings and cars burn after a bomb blast in the tourist site of Kuta, Bali, in October 2002. Photo: AFP
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Bali bombing suspect’s day in court brings new headache for US as it tries to put Guantanamo in the past

  • The case of Hambali, who is also accused of the Marriott hotel bombing, has put a US military court in a no-win situation, expert says
  • Proceeding to a full trial risks embarrassing the US as evidence against him would be compromised by claims of torture at Guantanamo Bay

Buildings and cars burn after a bomb blast in the tourist site of Kuta, Bali, in October 2002. Photo: AFP
Buildings and cars burn after a bomb blast in the tourist site of Kuta, Bali, in October 2002. Photo: AFP
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