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  1. U.K. drops terrorism charges against ex-Gitmo inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    LONDON: A British man who was once held at Guantanamo Bay will be freed from prison, police said Wednesday, after prosecutors dropped accusations that he had attended a terrorism training camp in Syria a week before he was due to go on trial. Moazzam Begg, 46, who became a high-profile human rights campaigner after being released without charge from the U.S. military prison in Cuba in 2005, had been held for seven months in custody on charges of facilitating terrorism and possession of a document likely to be of use to a terrorist.

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  2. UK drops terror charges against ex-Gitmo detaineeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Nation

    London British prosecutors on Wednesday dropped seven terror charges against former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg relating to the conflict in Syria. The 45-year-old has been in custody since March awaiting a trial, which was due to start on Monday, but is now expected to walk free following his formal acquittal.

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  3. Moazam Begg, ex-Guantanamo prisoner, freed after 'anti-terrorist' witchhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    The prosecution of the former GuantA namo inmate Moazzam Begg has dramatically collapsed after the police and crown prosecutors were handed secret intelligence material that undermined the terrorism case against him. Five days before Begg was due to go on trial on a string of terrorism charges, which carried prison terms of up to 15 years, prosecutors announced at the Old Bailey that they had "recently become aware of relevant material" that obliged them to offer no evidence.

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  4. CBS News, PBS Score Big at News and Documentary EmmysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TV Newser

    PBS and CBS News were the big winners at last night's News and Documentary Emmys at the Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City. PBS took home 11 Emmys while CBS won 10. ABC News won three; NBC News and BBC News two, and CNN and Al Jazeera America both earned one.

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  5. Begg: 'I want to reconnect with my family again'Read the original story

    Yesterday | ITV

    When former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Moazzam Begg walked free from prison after being acquitted on terror charges earlier today, he told reporters that he wanted reconnect with his family again and point out some "failures" in the Government's foreign policy. I need to understand what it's like to be a free man and I think that it's important to point out some of the Government's failures in its foreign policy and its internal policy - its clear demonising of the Muslim community.

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  6. No charges for ex-Gitmo prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    British authorities dropped charges against high-profile former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg on Wednesday, days before he was due to go on trial on charges of attending a terrorist training camp in Syria. Begg, from Birmingham in the English Midlands, will now be freed from prison, where he has been held since March, a West Midlands Police statement said.

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  7. Ex-Gitmo man's terror case dropped in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    STUDENT leaders of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong warned they will step up their actions, including occupying several important government buildings. BRITISH prosecutors have dropped terrorism charges against a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who is a high-profile advocate for the rights of terror suspects.

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  8. Obama goal of Gitmo closure stalled at PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    In this March 29, 2010 photo, reviewed by the U.S. military, a Guantanamo guard keeps watch from a tower overlooking the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba. The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process.

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  9. Reality Check: NRCC Ad Against 8th District Congressman Rick NolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    Minnesota 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan is the target of a barrage of Republican advertising with a tough, emotional edge. It's hard to tell apart the video of the ad against Rick Nolan and the opening credits for TV's terrorism show "Homeland".

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  10. Obama Administration Wants to Hide Gitmo Force-Feed Trial From PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The Obama administration's Justice Department is trying to keep a trial about force-feeding at Guantanamo Bay out of the public eye. Justice Department lawyers filed the motion at the U.S. District Court in Washington on Friday.

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  11. Speak-Out for Guantanamo PrisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Indybay.org

    A week of events commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement is underway in Berkeley. FSM veterans are here for a reunion, mingling with students on campus now who want to know about this heroic history.

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  12. Obama and Pentagon at odds over Guantanamo closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Russia Taday

    Detainees participate in an early morning prayer session at Camp IV at the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base With his final term in the White House nearly halfway over, United States President Barack Obama remains far from fulfilling his campaign promise of closing down the Pentagon's detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The president has made no bones about his intentions to close the infamous military prison since before taking the oath of office in 2009.

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  13. Obama administration to keep hearing into force-fed Guantanamo inmate secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    Walmart blames Tracy Morgan for his devastating injuries as he wasn't buckled up when their truck plowed into his limo bus The White House wants a court hearing into a Guantanamo Bay prisoner held without trial since August 2002 held in secret. Abu Wa'el Dhiab, from Syria, has been on hunger strike and claims that attempts by medics to force feed him are abusive.

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  14. 10 things to know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. HONG KONG LEADER: BEIJING WON'T BACK DOWN Leung Chun-ying says the central government will not rescind its decision to limit voting reforms in the Asian financial hub as pro-democracy protesters set a deadline for a response to their demands. 2. WHO WILL BE GRILLED OVER WHITE HOUSE INTRUSION Secret Service Director Julia Pierson will face lawmakers for the first public accounting of the details surrounding a security breach at the executive mansion.

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  15. US seeks to close Guantanamo hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    The Obama administration is seeking to close a court hearing on the government's treatment of a Guantanamo Bay prisoner, saying that much of the information about the man is classified. The prisoner has gone on a hunger strike and is protesting force feeding administered by his jailers.

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  16. Administration seeks to close Guantanamo hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Obama administration is seeking to close a court hearing into the government's treatment of a Guantanamo Bay prisoner, saying that much of the information about the man is classified. He has gone on a hunger strike and is protesting force-feeding procedures administered by his jailers.

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  17. Germany probes abuses by security guards at refugee centresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Peninsula

    BERLIN: German police yesterday started an investigation into six private security guards at a refugee centre accused of assaulting and humiliating asylum seekers in ways that drew comparisons to abuse against Guantanamo Bay prisoners. Police also questioned hundreds of refugees after disturbing photo and video footage emerged at the weekend, including an image showing a security guard pinning a handcuffed Algerian man to the floor with his boot on the man's neck.

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  18. Administration seeks to close Gitmo hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Marine Corps Times

    The Obama administration is seeking to close a court hearing into the government's treatment of a Guantanamo Bay prisoner, saying that much of the information about the man is classified. He has gone on a hunger strike and is protesting force-feeding procedures administered by his jailers.

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  19. US wants Guantanamo force-feeding hearing to stay secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Russia Taday

    Attorneys for the United States government say that an upcoming court hearing concerning the force-feeding practices used on a Guantanamo Bay detainee should be held almost entirely behind closed doors. The motion, filed by US attorneys on Friday in District Court for the District of Columbia, asks that the preliminary injunction hearing for Gitmo detainee Abu Wa'el Dhiab scheduled for early next month be conducted largely in secret over supposed national security concerns.

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  20. In case of Guantanamo prisoner, Obama administration seeks to close hearing on force-feedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Nanaimo Daily News

    The Obama administration is seeking to close a court hearing on the government's treatment of a Guantanamo Bay prisoner, saying that much of the information about the man is classified. The prisoner has gone on a hunger strike and is protesting force feeding administered by his jailers.

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