- The GuardianMay 23 11:49 AM
White House has prepared to transfer 22 or 23 people to a handful of different countries, reducing the camp’s 80-strong population ahead of president’s exit The Obama administration has quietly seeded the diplomatic bed for its next push to transfer detainees out of Guantánamo Bay, the Guardian has learned, as Barack Obama aims to reduce the prison’s population before leaving office. Related ...
- New York TimesMay 20 03:04 AM
An essay by Quinna H, one of the Top 10 winners of our Student Editorial Contest.
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- UPIMay 21 07:36 AM
Marilyn Malara GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, May 21 (UPI) -- The Guantanamo Bay Periodic Review Board approved the release of Afghan prisoner Obaidullah 14 years after his initial apprehension.
Ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg says Isi... - Daily Telegraph
- New York TimesMay 20 02:14 PM
Lawmakers are intervening in a legal dispute over whether female guards at Guantánamo should be permitted to touch religiously conservative detainees.
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- National Constitution Center via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 07:15 AM
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at a possible solution to the detention of prisoners at Guantanamo involving long-distance plea bargains.
- The Fresno BeeMay 18 03:33 PM
3 GOP congressmen supported the failed amendment to close the prison Sanford opposes ‘indefinite detention’ and relocating prisoners from Cuba to SC Vote is not the first time Sanford has sided with Democrats on the issue … Click to Continue »
- DeadspinMay 18 10:49 AM
The Guantanamo Bay naval base and extrajudicial prison complex isn’t just a place where men are disappeared from the Middle East and Africa and relocated to a small occupied portion of Cuba—it’s also a hotspot of intramural sports. Read more...
- Stars and StripesMay 20 02:59 PM
The Senate Armed Services Committee’s version of the annual Pentagon policy bill reignites a long-simmering debate over the Guantanamo Bay detention facility with a new provision that would allow the Defense Department to plan and design a stateside facility to one day house the detainees.
- Denver PostMay 14 01:10 AM
DENVER (AP) — A symbolic measure in the Colorado Legislature to oppose the potential transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees to Fremont County has failed in the Democratic House.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 10 11:43 AM
MIAMI (AP) — A Kenyan man who has been held at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, since 2007 made his first appearance Tuesday before a review board deciding whether he can be released from custody.
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