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4 hrs ago | News Max
The U.S. general who opened the Guantanamo detention camp said Thursday it was a mistake and should be shut down because "it validates every negative perception of the United States."
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8 hrs ago | KOY-AM Tempe
Earlier this week the Republican-led House and the Democratic-led Senate reached a compromise as part of an annual defense policy bill that would make it easier to transfer detainees from Guantanamo to foreign countries willing to take them.
12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
In 2002, I led the first Joint Task Force to Guantanamo and established the detention facility.
Do professional individuals who temporarily leave their jobs in order to faithfully serve our nation overseas deserve to re-assume their positions once their tours of duty are over? I assume most readers would say yes, but guess what the majority of the Orange City Council thinks? The answer may befuddle you, as it does Navy Reserve Captain Michael ... (more)
Two Coronado-based helicopter squadrons are scheduled to return to Naval Air Station North Island Wednesday following a deployment to the Western Pacific, the Indian Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing 11 perform a fly-by Dec. 7 for sailors and their family members on a tiger cruise aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz .
The International Business Times reported on Dec. 10, 2013 on a brief moment when President Obama shook hands with Raul Castro as Obama started to speak at Mandela's memorial service.
A commander's statement to "60 Minutes" about the extent that Guantanamo Bay prison guards are suffering from PTSD proved to be unsupported.
Edmonton lawyer Dennis Edney, who has fought a decade-long battle for legal rights for Omar Khadr, received a prestigious human rights award Tuesday evening from the John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights.
Lawmakers scurried Tuesday to avoid failing to pass a defense authorization bill for the first time in more than a half-century, as the nation's top military commander warned that further delay might imperil U.S. troops stationed around the globe.
Two U.N. special investigators say they fear an Algerian man recently sent home from Guantanamo Bay against his will is in danger.
A federal court has declined to get involved in a dispute over medical care for an obese prisoner in declining health at the Guantanamo Bay detention centre.
Some chief executives make promises that they know they probably cannot or will not keep.
Two congressional committees have agreed to make it easier for the Pentagon to transfer Guantanamo Bay prisoners to their home countries, surpassing a major hurdle in the Obama administration's ability to close the facility.
A well-known lawyer based in St. Johnsbury travels across Vermont to Burlington this week to talk about representing a client who is imprisoned at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Federal appeals court judges Monday questioned whether the government has gone too far by searching the genital areas of Guantanamo detainees who want to meet with their lawyers.