It looks like conditions are Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan have improved remarkably.
Noor Wali Khan, a 37-year-old waiting at a Kabul bus station, said he was well fed in his time at Bagram and showed reporters a copy of the Quran presented to him on his release.That sounds like a dramatic change from Dec. 2002. The Washington Post's original story is still the the most informative.
"I wasn't beaten or threatened in the jail, the atmosphere was OK," he said. "We had two showers a week, but unfortunately the water was cold. That was a bit uncomfortable for us."