Image: An unidentified prisoner reads a newspaper in a communal cellblock at Camp VI, a prison used to house detainees at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base
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Nightly News   |  April 13, 2013

Guards raid Guantanamo camp

U.S. military guards raided the largest camp at Guantanamo Bay early Saturday and fired four non-lethal shots as they moved detainees into solitary cells to suppress a widening protest, military officials said in a statement. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>> guards raided the largest camp at guantanamo early this morning and fired nonlethal shots as they tried to end a growing protest. it was ordered after detainees blocked the views of guards by covering cameras. more th 40 detainees are in a hunger strike because it remains open.