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  1. Will innocent Guantanamo prisoner be free at last?Read the original story

    21 min ago | Dear Kitty

    THE last British prisoner in the notorious Guantanamo Bay prison camp could be released within weeks, it was revealed yesterday. Shaker Aamer , whose wife and four children live in Battersea in London, has been unlawfully held in the United States' camp in Cuba for 14 years after being arrested in Afghanistan in 2001.

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  2. Omar Khadr uncertain about memory of Afghanistan firefight: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Omar Khadr listens to a question during a news conference after being released on bail in Edmonton, Alberta, May 7, 2015. Khadr, a Canadian, was once the youngest prisoner held on terror charges at Guantanamo Bay.

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  3. Manning discusses fear of ending up at Gitmo in new op-edRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Manning, then only 22, was serving as an intelligence analyst in the US Army when she was arrested on May 27, 2010 and later charged and convicted on counts related to the unauthorized theft and disclosure of thousands of classified government documents. Long before a multi-year legal battle began, however, Manning says she thought her situation may have unfolded much differently.

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  4. No More Big Macs for Gitmo Inmates in Lawyer MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AM 1430 The BUZZ

    Guantanamo Bay inmates accustomed to snacking on falafel, hummus, and kebabs - as well as fare from the on-base Pizza Hut or Mickey D's - brought in by their legal teams during visits will now have to confer on an empty stomach. In a "procedural modification" to existing rules about what prisoners can and can't do during lawyer meetings, an edict has been handed down by the DoD's Rear Adm. 5 comments

  5. No Big Macs For Detainees At Guantanamo Bay Legal Conferences, New Rule SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    A new rule coming into effect Wednesday prohibits lawyers from bringing Big Macs, pizza and other outside food to detainees at Guantanamo Bay legal conferences. Lawyers were up in arms immediately, saying the prohibition breaks a long-standing tradition at the Naval base in Cuba which began in 2005, but prison spokesman Navy Capt.

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  6. New Rules Mean No More Outside Food for Guantanamo Bay InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TIME.com

    A soldier stands at the now closed Camp X-Ray, which was used as the first detention facility for al-Qaeda and Taliban militants who were captured after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, at Guantnamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, on Nov. 21, 2013 New military regulations will prevent attorneys from bringing food to inmates being held in custody at the U.S. naval base in Guantnamo Bay, Cuba, reports the Miami Herald.

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  7. Undercover cops manipulated alleged B.C. bomb plotters: defence lawyerRead the original story

    Yesterday | 680News

    An unfocused and disorganized plan for a terrorist attack against the B.C. legislature allegedly masterminded by a husband-and-wife duo had no hope of success were it not for the support and guidance provided by undercover police, a B.C. court has heard. John Nuttall's defence lawyer Marilyn Sandford began closing submissions to a B.C. Supreme Court jury on Tuesday, suggesting RCMP officers posing as terrorists manipulated her client and his wife into planting homemade pressure-cooker explosives on the legislature grounds on Canada Day 2013.

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  8. The Jihad CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    The United States allows 70,000 people from all over the world to obtain legal permanent residence through our Refugee Program--one of the most generous in the world. We also bring in another 40,000 or so through the Asylum program.

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  9. Man released from Guantanamo in December dies in KazakhstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | 13WHAM

    Several people were loaded into ambulances at the scene. a Livingston - Wyoming County ARC van carrying at least 11 adults, some disabled, was involved.

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  10. Conservatives, NDP agree to Globe election debate on economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Globe and Mail

    The NDP has accepted The Globe's invitation to participate in a leaders' debate on the economy. The NDP has accepted The Globe's invitation to participate in a leaders' debate on the economy.

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  11. Broadcasters to go ahead with traditional TV debates with or without HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Globe and Mail

    Stephen Harper's Conservatives say they will be a no-show at two federal political leaders' debates announced by major Canadian broadcasters Thursday. CTV News, CBC News, Global News and Radio-Canada announced that they've reached agreement in principle with Justin Trudeau's Liberals, Thomas Mulcair's NDP, Elizabeth May's Greens and the Bloc QuA bA cois.

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  12. CIA interrogator says agency punished him for cooperating with torture probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Boing Boing

    U.S. Army Military Police escort a detainee to his cell during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray in Naval Base Guantanamo Bay A CIA interrogator of "high-value detainees" filed a complaint in April 2013 with the agency's internal watchdog in which he sought "whistleblower protection," claiming the CIA punished him as a "reprisal" for him cooperating with investigations into the treatment of detainees. The punishment, he said, was the CIA failing to reimburse him for legal fees he incurred as a result of the investigations.

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  13. 'He was never a threat to any country': UK MPs in US to lobby British Gitmo prisoner's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Russia Taday

    Four members of the UK Parliament are in Washington DC to put pressure on lawmakers and the Presidential administration to free Shaker Aamer, the only British Guantanamo prisoner. "He's been twice cleared for release, by President Bush and later by President Obama, and this has still not happened," Labour MP Jeremy Corbyn told RT.

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  14. The Whoa s Pete Townshend records a Guant namoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Miami Herald

    Following in the footsteps of Harold and Kumar, Patti Smith and shock-doc filmmaker Michael Moore, The Who's Pete Townshend has found inspiration from the U.S. military prison in Cuba. Universal Music Enterprises announced Monday in Los Angeles that the venerable musician will release two new songs, one called Guantanamo , in his 17-track album of mostly remastered solo work coming out June 30. Its title: Truancy: The Very Best of Pete Townshend.

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  15. Order sought in $134M suit against Omar KhadrRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Chilliwack Times

    The widow of an American special forces soldier killed in Afghanistan and another soldier partially blinded by a hand grenade have moved to finalize a default civil-suit judgment against former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr. Court documents filed in Utah April 24, the day an Alberta court granted Khadr bail, show the plaintiffs are asking the courts to award them triple damages for a total of US$134.1 million.

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  16. Widow and ex-soldier injured in Afghanistan move for final judgment on $134M suit against Omar KhadrRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | National Post

    The widow of an American special forces soldier killed in Afghanistan and another soldier partially blinded by a hand grenade have moved to finalize a default civil-suit judgment against former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr. Court documents filed in Utah April 24, the day an Alberta court granted Khadr bail, show the plaintiffs are asking the courts to award them triple damages for a total of US$134.1 million.

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  17. GOP Launches a Brutal Bill to Keep Gitmo Prisoners From Returning to the BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Right Wing News

    I read this article and found it very interesting, thought it might be something for you. The article is called GOP Launches a Brutal Bill to Keep Gitmo Prisoners From Returning to the Battlefield and is located at

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  18. Cheri Bustos Votes to Close GITMO, Move Terrorists to American SoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Illinoisreview

    Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted on Thursday to support an amendment proposed by Rep. Adam Smith to the National Defense Authorization Act ,which would close Guantanamo Bay. "Cheri Bustos needs to put the safety and protection of Illinoisans ahead of her party's desire to release terrorists from Guantanamo Bay," said NRCC Communications Director Katie Martin.

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  19. Peter McKenna: The future of GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Canada.com

    The entrance to Camp 5 and Camp 6 at the U.S. military's Guantanamo Bay detention center, which President Barack Obama has pledged to close amid opposition in Congress, at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, Saturday, June 7, 2014. The U.S. currently holds 149 men at Guantanamo.

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  20. Why the U.S. base at Cubaa s Guantanamo Bay is probably doomedRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Washington Post

    If the United States and Cuba restore diplomatic ties in the coming weeks, as anticipated, the two countries will still be a long way from anything resembling a "normal" relationship, Cuban President Raul Castro has said repeatedly. His list of grievances is lengthy.

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