Aired Wednesday May 5, 4:30am - 5:00amon BBC One HD (London)


Mohamedou Ould Slahi: Former Guantanamo detainee and author

Stephen Sackur interviews Mohamedou Ould Slahi, a Mauritanian citizen who was once identified as a high value Al-Qaeda terrorist, serving 14 years in America's Guantanamo Bay prison. He was eventually released without charge, and now a film, The Mauritanian, has been released telling this remarkable story. What is the Guantanamo Bay legacy?

Cast and crew
  • James WaddellDirector
  • Stuart EarlDirector
  • Stephen SackurHost
  • Zeinab BadawiHost
  • Sarah MontagueHost