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1 min ago | South China Morning Post

Life inside Guantanamo Bay detention facility

CUBA, Guantanamo Bay Naval Base : It's been over 12 years since inmates first arrived at US detention camps in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

Expert testifies suspect in Cole bombing was tortured

An artist rendering by courtroom artist Janet Hamlin shows Abd al Rahim al-Nashiri during his military commissions arraignment at the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Guantanamo, Cuba on Nov. 9, 2011.

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13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Taliban signals it will free U.S. soldier held since 2009 but...

Kate's all white on the last night: Elegant Duchess goes out in style as royal couple round off their tour Down Under just hours after shock death of Camilla's brother in New York Lesbian couple devastated after baby they adopted is 'killed by teen father' a month after they were forced to give him back - and they learned of his death on TV How KKK ... (more)

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Reuters

Pentagon dossier to detail secretive U.S. Afghan detainee policy

Some of them have been locked up for a dozen years. Some are suspected fighters from Yemen, Russia or Pakistan, arrested by U.S. forces in Afghanistan or elsewhere.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Report on CIA interrogations shadows Gitmo trials

The planned release of portions of the Senate report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terrorist suspects at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.

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Courthouse News Service

KSM Would Have Been a Dud in al-Qaida Case

Allowing the accused mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to testify for a convicted al-Qaida propagandist would not have done him any favors, a federal judge said today, in explanation of his rejection of the witness last month.

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Daily Kos

Glenn Greenwald is wrong about Guantanmo

Written by Glenn Greenwald, that claims Obama was merely trying to move the inmates to another prison for indefinite detention.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

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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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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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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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

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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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