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3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
On Friday, a Republican congressman implied that the Obama administration's decision to swap five Taliban officials for the release of Army Sgt.
7 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
Responding to a government report deeming the deal illegal, Speaker of the House John Boehner on Friday faulted the Obama administration for secretly ordering the swap of five Guantanamo Bay detainees in return for American prisoner of war Army Sgt.
12 hrs ago | KTUC-AM Tucson
The brother and sister of U.S. journalist James Foley, who was slain by Islamic terrorists, believe more could have been done to save their brother and said the U.S. should reconsider its approach in dealing with kidnappers.
13 hrs ago | Gawker
James Foley was courageous, and his murder by an apparently English-accented zealot of the Syria-based Islamic State was so horrific that no simple narrative can do it justice.
16 hrs ago | Alabama Live
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The Government Accounting Office has concluded that the Obama Defense Department violated section 8111 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act when it transferred five detainees at Guantanamo Bay to Qatar without providing at least 30 days notice to certain congressional committees.
The Pentagon broke federal law by exchanging five Taliban detainees for Army Sgt.
Hicks was captured in Afghanistan shortly after September 11, 2011, and brought to the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay [JURIST backgrounder] the day that it opened.
The United States said on Wednesday that its special forces tried this summer to rescue American hostages held by Islamist militants in Syria.
Foley, a 40-year-old American freelance journalist, was kidnapped in November 2012 and held in captivity until he was executed by ISIS militants this week.
A chilling video depicting the apparent murder of a US journalist by jihadists is just the latest salvo in an online war being waged by extremists on social media sites.
The bill bans any form of sterilization in a correctional facility for the purposes of birth control unless there is a medical necessity and there is no other alternate procedure available.
Camp X-Ray - The first Camp X-Ray for the Guantanamo Bay-set drama makes no mistake about its selling point, as star Kristen Stewart graces almost the entire one-sheet.
In the latest installment a new four-part series pulling back the curtain on Guantanamo Bay, a video crew from Vice News found that even the most seemingly mundane lines of inquiry are not welcome at the secretive facility.
Daniel McGowan may have been the first person thrown in solitary confinement for writing a HuffPost blog.
Interestingly, this report comes not from a Western or Israeli source but from "a senior Fatah official" who spoke with Al-Hayat, a pan-Arab newspaper based in London.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 07:09 pm
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