Members of various mailing lists administered by pesky online advocates GetUp had a word or two from David Hicks in their inboxes today.

Dear ……,

“G’day I’m David Hicks. I’d like to thank all GetUp members who helped me get out of the hell that was Guantanamo Bay….”

David Hicks has chosen to break his silence by speaking directly to GetUp members — watch his video message to you here:

Crikey readers can  have a listen too.

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Peter Fray

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