Immediate Release

Guantanamo Periodic Review Board Media Invitation Announced CANCELLED for Abd Al-Salam Al-Hilah

Aug. 21, 2020


The Guantanamo Periodic Review Board scheduled for August 25, 2020 for Abd Al-Salam Al-Hilah (ISN 1463), has been cancelled. The PRB will be re-scheduled in due course.


Original Press Advisory:

The Department of Defense will allocate seats for news media at a satellite viewing location in Arlington, Va. August 25, to cover unclassified portions of the Guantanamo Periodic Review Board for Abd Al-Salam Al-Hilah (ISN 1463). Due to limited space availability, selection is not guaranteed. Upon selection, additional information on meeting time and location will be provided. Media desiring to observe the hearing should send requests via email to

All requests must be received no later than noon EDT, August 18. Media members should include their name, position, sponsoring organization and contact information (cell phone and email address) in their request. Multiple names from the same organization may be submitted. Further information, including media ground rules, can be viewed at the Periodic Review Secretariat website at