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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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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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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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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.
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.
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)
Sun Apr 20, 2014
A Saudi psychologist on jihadism, clerical elites, and education reform
Clinical psychologist Abdullah al-Garni serves a niche clientele: recovering jihadists.
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.
British university student is killed fighting 'Jihad' in Syria -...
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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.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Meet between families, attorneys at Guantanamo stirs frustration
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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.
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.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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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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.
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.
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.
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 .
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.