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2 hrs ago | KFVS12

More bodies recovered from ferry as hope of finding survivors fades

A U.S. research institute says commercial satellite imagery shows increased activity at North Korea's nuclear test site but not enough to indicate an underground atomic explosion is imminent.

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6 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Govt must turn over info on CIA prisons to defense

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much... In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | ABC News

Govt Must Turn Over Info on CIA Prisons to Defense

A military judge on Tuesday ordered prosecutors to turn over never-revealed details about the time a Guantanamo Bay detainee spent in secret CIA prisons after his arrest on in connection with the deadly attack on the USS Cole in Yemen.

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13 hrs ago | Russia Taday

In prison forever: Gitmo detainees might not see freedom even after Afghan War ends

The United States military plans to end its combat role in Afghanistan later this year and close the chapter on America's longest-running war, but the Afghan men being held at the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay aren't expected to see any changes.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Huffington Post

FBI Not Investigating Publication Of 9/11 Mastermind's Letter, DOJ Tells Guantanamo Judge

In this Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin, Sept. 11 accused conspirator Khalid Sheikh Mohammad confers with defense attorney Cheryl Bormann, in black abaya prior to hearing at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Thursday April 17, 2014.

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CFR.org

What to Do About Guantanamo Bay

Speakers: Phillip Carter, Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Detainee Policy, U.S. Department of Defense Marc A. Thiessen, Fellow, American Enterprise Institute; Former Chief Speechwriter to President George W. Bush, The White House Matthew C. Waxman , Professor, Columbia Law School; ... (more)

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Switched

A Saudi psychologist on jihadism, clerical elites, and education reform

Clinical psychologist Abdullah al-Garni serves a niche clientele: recovering jihadists.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Japan Times

Abu Ghaith is convicted

Late last month a New York court found Sulaiman Abu Ghaith guilty of multiple charges of conspiring to kill Americans and supporting acts of terrorism.

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Daily Mail

British university student is killed fighting 'Jihad' in Syria -...

'I'm ready for a big sob,' admits emotional Kate after playing with seriously ill children and meeting families at hospice in Sydney 'They'd rape you by the side of the hot tub.

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This is Local London

Briton, 18, dies in Syria conflict

The teenager is the nephew of Omar Deghayes who was held by the United States as an enemy combatant at Guantanamo Bay detention camp between 2002 and 2007 after he was arrested in Pakistan.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

CBS 47

Meet between families, attorneys at Guantanamo stirs frustration

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 AM on 4/18, issued at 10:44 AM Bryceville, FL A Public Affairs Officer escorts media ... (more)

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Russia Taday

Gitmo judge presses CIA to explain detainee's treatment at black sites, Guantanamo

A US judge presiding over Guantanamo Bay inmate trials has ordered the CIA to provide information on how a detainee there was treated.

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U.S. Department of Defense

9/11 Hearing Adjourns Amid Possible Conflict of Interest

This week's preliminary hearing for five suspects in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks ended today with the court considering an inquiry into whether a member of the defense's legal team was contacted by the FBI.

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Wandsworth Guardian

Guantanamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Mr Aamer was diagnosed with PTSD following a medical evaluation in prison and now his lawyers are now filing an urgent motion in an American court to fight for his release.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS 47

Lawyers in 9/11 at Gitmo case seek to question FBI

A Public Affairs Officer escorts media through the currently closed Camp X-Ray which was the first detention facility to hold 'enemy combatants' at the U.S. Naval Station on June 27, 2013 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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Silicon Alley Insider

CIA Allegedly Used Red Hot Chili Peppers Music To Torture Guantanamo Inmate

The funk-rock antics of the Red Hot Chili Peppers can now be listed alongside waterboarding as methods of torture the CIA allegedly used against Guantanamo Bay detainees, Al Jazeera reports, citing an anonymous U.S. interrogator.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Raw Story

Spanish judge defies pressure to scrap Guantanamo torture case against Bush

A Spanish judge on Tuesday defied pressure to scrap a probe into alleged torture in the U.S. prison camp in Guantanamo Bay which targets former U.S. president George W. Bush.

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Free Republic

Gitmo Guards Attacked on ‘Daily Basis’ by...

Prison guards here at the Guantanamo Bay prison are attacked on a 'daily basis' by detainees, according to Commander John Filostat, a prison spokesman for the Joint Task Force Guantanamo.

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Daily Pennsylvanian

Senate Denounces the CIA

The Central Intelligence Agency has faced strong scrutiny from the Senate in the wake of newly declassified reports and revelations of Bush-era "enhanced interrogation" techniques .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lucianne.com

Accusation of FBIspying stalls 9/11 hearing

Guantanamo Bay Navy Base, Cuba - A military judge abruptly recessed the first 9/11 trial hearing of the year Monday after defense lawyers accused the FBI in open court of trying to turn a defense team security officer into a secret informant.

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