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1 hr ago | CBC News

Omar Khadr case: CBC and other media seek access for interview

Omar Khadr spent a decade in custody in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, and pleaded guilty in 2010 to five war-crimes charges, including murder, for killing a U.S. soldier when he was 15. He's now in custody in Alberta, and media including the CBC are in court Tuesday in an attempt to gain the right to interview the Toronto-born Khadr.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Enter Stage Right

How "normal" is Bowe Bergdahl?

There are few military crimes worse than desertion to the enemy short of outright treason by giving them aid and comfort.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Fort Sam Houston, TX

WWBN-FM Burton

Kojima Claims Metal Gear Solid 5 Will Critique Hollywood's Portrayal of U.S. Policies

In an interview with The Guardian , the real Big Boss of the Metal Gear Solid series, Hideo Kojima, explained that the events of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's story will revolve around US policies and encourages players to think about the ongoing cycles of war that exist between the world's superpowers.

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Related Topix: Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, Video Games, Boss, Nocturnal Studio, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, The Phantom Pain, _No Company, Moby Dick Studio, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Drudge Retort

6 Gitmo Detainees Will Be Sent to Uruguay

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has secretly notified Congress that the military intends to transfer six low-level Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uruguay as early as next month.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Camp Delta, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

The Kremlin's Strange Counterstrike

Moscow has retaliated against Obama in an awfully odd way - by sanctioning the abusive soldiers of Abu Ghraib and the officials in charge of the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

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Related Topix: Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, Moscow, Russia Travel, Prison, Abu Ghraib, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US News, Camp Delta

Fox News

Russia pulls welcome mat on Rep. Moran, disgraced soldier Lynndie England

Russia on Saturday barred U.S. Congressman Jim Moran and 12 others from entering the country -- the latest round of largely symbolic bans issued by both countries over the past several months.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, James Moran, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Abu Ghraib, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

The Daily Caller

Russia Sanctions Democrat Congressman, Gitmo Commander And Abu Ghraib Abuser

The United States imposed a new set of sanctions against Russia on Wednesday - the day before the fatal shootdown of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine - that many saw as a weak action against alleged Russian involvement in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military Prisons, Camp Delta, Abu Ghraib, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US News

Washington Times

Ex-Gitmo detainee Moazzam Begg charged with terrorism

A former detainee in Guantanamo Bay is pleading not guilty to terrorist charges stemming from the civil war in Syria.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, US News, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Terrorism, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Reuters

Parents of former POW Bergdahl strained by his silence: friend

Freed war prisoner Bowe Bergdahl has not yet reached out to his parents who campaigned hard for his freedom and who hold out hope he will eventually contact them once fully recovered from trauma inflicted by his Taliban captors, a family friend said on Friday.

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The Independent

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee pleads not guilty to terror charges

An ex-Guantanamo Bay prisoner has formally pleaded not guilty to seven terror offence in connection with the conflict in Syria.

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Related Topix: US News, Camp Delta, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Terrorism

ITV

Moazzam Begg denies terror offences in Syria

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg has pleaded not guilty to seven terror offences connected with the civil war in Syria.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Terrorism

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Free Republic

It’s Not Because You’re Black, Mr. Holder

In his Sunday interview on ABC's 'This Week', Attorney General Eric Holder showed with crystal clarity that he is an ugly, contemptible demagogue.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Squamish Chief

Omar Khadr to stay in federal prison in Alberta because he's doing well there

Omar Khadr appears in an Edmonton courtroom, Monday, Sept.23, 2013 in an artist's sketch.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp

AmmoLand

Caruba: How 'Normal' is Bowe Bergdahl?

There are few military crimes worse than desertion to the enemy short of outright treason by giving them aid and comfort.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Fort Sam Houston, TX

PolitiFact

Facebook posts: Former President George W. Bush and former Vice...

Is it true that George W. Bush and Dick Cheney have arrest warrants hanging over their heads? We took a look.

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Ekklesia Daily News

Guantanamo nurse refused to participate in 'criminal' force-feedings

A military medical professional at Guantanamo Bay recently refused to force-feed detainees after witnessing the suffering it caused detainees, it has been revealed.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Christian, Religion

Wed Jul 16, 2014

MyFoxAtlanta

Pentagon plans to transfer 6 from Gitmo to Uruguay

The Pentagon has notified Congress of its intent to transfer six Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uruguay, two Obama administration officials said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Camp Delta, US News, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Daily World

Bergdahl attorney says client has been vilified

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who spent five years in captivity in Afghanistan before being released in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, has retained a civilian lawyer as the Army investigates the circumstances that led to his disappearance and capture.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News

Daily Mail

U.S. Navy nurse first to refuse force-feeding of Guantanamo Bay detainees on hunger strike

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CNN

Gitmo nurse refuses to force-feed

President Barack Obama signed an executive order on January 22, 2009, to close the detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, within a year.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News, Camp Delta, US Politics, Barack Obama

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