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For over eight months, more than ten prisoners at Guantanamo Bay have been on hunger strike.
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Two men who have been held without charge at the Guantanamo Bay for more than a decade have been sent back to their native Algeria as part of a renewed effort to gradually close the prison, U.S. officials said Thursday.
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Wildlife workers are returning to Everglades National Park in Florida to try to lead 41 pilot whales out of dangerously shallow waters and back to the ocean waters where they belong.
Kristen looks very sultry and intense in the first still from her upcoming movie, 'Camp X-Ray,' which will premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in January! Kristen Stewart has been extremely dedicated to filming the Guantanamo Bay drama Camp X-Ray, which is a huge step for her post- Twilight career.
Ali, who was captured in 2002 during an 18-day stay at a Pakistan guesthouse with al Qaeda-associated terrorist leader Abu Zubaydah and other terrorist trainers, alleges that he mistook the location for a "public guesthouse" and asserted in his petition that the government has failed to justify his detention.
The U.S. military will no longer disclose how many Guantanamo detainees are participating in hunger strikes, after a summer of protests reached a peak 106 strikers out of 166 total detainees.
Taliban and al-Qaeda detainees sit in a holding area while being guarded by military police at Camp X-Ray at Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, during in-processing, on January 11, 2002.
Yesterday came news that my home state, Illinois, is preparing for its twenty-sixth annual ceremony this Saturday to honor the "66 Illinoisans listed as MIA or POW in Southeast Asia."
The secret network of black site prisons across Europe that the CIA used to interrogate terror suspects is getting a rare public hearing Tuesday at Europe's human rights court.
Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr should not be allowed to "radically expand" his multimillion-dollar claim against Canada on the grounds that it is vexatious and stands no chance of success, the federal government argues in new court filings.
A Sudanese weapons trainer who pleaded guilty to conspiring with al Qaeda finished his sentence at the Guantanamo prison on Tuesday and will be sent home "as soon as practicable," the Pentagon said.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/international/01-Dec-2013/politics-keeps-getting-in-the-way-of-closing-guantanamo For news details Read on : Politics keeps getTing in the way of closing Guantanamo Six Months after President Obama rededicated himself to closing the Guantanamo Bay prison, ... (more)
The two claim they would likely face persecution should they be released back to their home country.
WASHINGTON: Two Algerian detainees at Guantanamo Bay are fighting efforts by US President Barack Obama's administration to transfer them to their homeland, fearing abuse, a lawyer said Friday.