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  1. Guantanamo not part of US-Cuban bargainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The Obama administration has no intention of withdrawing from the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, despite the sudden shift in U.S.-Cuban relations. "There is no impact to Guantanamo from the changes announced today," the National Security Council spokeswoman, Bernadette Meehan, said Wednesday evening.

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  2. 6 Guantanamo Prisoners Released, Not Sent Home, but to UruguayRead the original story

    Wednesday | War Is A Crime

    After up to 12 years, some of the prisoners just released are off hunger strike, and in "freedom." This deal was put together last March, reportedly because of the huge pressure the Guantanamo prisoners' hunger strike put on Obama.

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  3. Next Up: Pope Francis Now Set on Closing Gitmo Prison CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Gateway Pundit

    On Wednesday Barack Obama thanked Pope Francis for playing a key role finalizing a deal between the US and Cuba. Having helped broker the agreement to normalize relations between the United States and communist Cuba, Pope Francis plans next to turn his attention to closing the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, a goal he shares with President Obama.

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  4. Guantanamo not a part of the U.S.-Cuban bargainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Virginian-Pilot

    In this June 27, 2006 file photo, reviewed by a U.S. Department of Defense official, U.S. military guards walk within Camp Delta military-run prison, at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba. The Obama administration has no intention of withdrawing from the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, despite the sudden shift in U.S.-Cuban relations. 2 comments

  5. Rusell Brand 'Talks Crap,' Social Media Users Slam Comedian ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | International Business Times

    Russell Brand caught the ire of social media users when he posted a message accusing the United States of terrorism and an interview he did with former Guantanamo Bay detainee on YouTube. He did it while there were Taliban fighters gunning down children and teachers at a school and slaughtered innocent students and teachers, comedian Russell tweeted a link to a YouTube video of his interview with former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg.

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  6. Herea s a quick history of Cuban-American relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVR Richmond

    Just 90 miles away, Cuba inevitably shares a long history with the United States, from conquistadors to the Spanish-American War to the Cold War. Christopher Columbus lands on Cuba in 1492 and claims the island for Spain, leading the way for that country's conquistadors to explore the Caribbean and the part of the U.S. Southeast that's now Florida, among other parts of the Americas.

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  7. Russell Brand under fire for views on terrorism on day of Peshawar school attackRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    The comedian tweeted a link to a YouTube video in which he interviewed former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg and wrote that the people who do "terror" best are the people who decide what "terror" was, the Daily Star reported. Nate Anderson commented on the post by stating that the timings of the post by Brand were very bad.

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  8. No, American Christians Should Not Support TortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | ThinkProgress

    Last Tuesday, the Senate Intelligence Committee released a harrowing executive summary of a new report detailing the CIA's use of "Enhanced Interrogation Techniques" on prisoners detained at Guantanamo Bay and other prisons. The summary described the agency's willingness to use brutal methods such as water-boarding, force-feeding, and sexual threats, and ultimately condemned such tactics as inhumane and ineffective for fighting the war on terror.

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  9. Uruguay leader: Ex-Gitmoprisoners not terroristsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lucianne.com

    MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay - The United States guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners had not been involved in terrorism before they arrived to Uruguay as refugees, President Jose Mujica said on Tuesday. The four Syrians, one Palestinian and a Tunisian arrived in Uruguay on Dec. 8 as refugees, the first prisoners from the U.S. base in Cuba to be sent to South America.

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  10. Uruguay president: Ex-Gitmo prisoners are not terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Recordpub.com

    The United States guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners had not been involved in terrorism before they arrived to Uruguay as refugees, President Jose Mujica said on Tuesday.

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  11. Canadian Band Sues DOD, Cites Use of Music in Torture at Gitmo Constitutes Copyright ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Kos

    Skinny Puppy, the Vancouver industrial rock band that sent an invoice to the U.S. military for allegedly using its music in Guantanamo Bay, says it was "coached" in ways to potentially sue the U.S. Department of Defense for using its material illegally. The band says its music has been played at Gitmo in the interrogation of detainees, and is now demanding $666,000 in compensation.

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  12. Uruguay leader: Ex-Gitmo prisoners not terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Stars and Stripes

    Uruguay's President Jose Mujica, second left, speaks surrounded by labor leaders Marcelo Abdala, left, Marcelo Pereira, second right, and Defense Minister Eluterio Fernandez, right, during a press conference at the workers union PIT-CNT in Montevideo, Uruguay, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Mujica says the United States has guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners who arrived in Uruguay as refugees are not terrorists.

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  13. Mujica: Ex-Guantanamo prisoners are not terroristsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WTOV9

    Uruguay's president says the United States has guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners who arrived in Uruguay as refugees are not terrorists. Jose Mujica on Tuesday showed a document from the U.S. State Department saying there's no information that "the men were involved in conducting or facilitating terrorist activities" against the U.S., its partners or allies.

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  14. Uruguay's Mujica releases US documents guaranteeing ex Guantanamo prisoners are not terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Fox News

    Uruguay's president says the United States has guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners who arrived in Uruguay as refugees are not terrorists. Jose Mujica on Tuesday showed a document from the U.S. State Department saying there's no information that "the men were involved in conducting or facilitating terrorist activities" against the U.S., its partners or allies.

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  15. Guantanamo hearing for 9/11 suspect canceled following release of CIA torture reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Raw Story

    11, 2001 attacks, an al Qaeda figure prominently mentioned in last week's Senate report on the CIA's harsh Bush-era interrogation program for terrorism suspects. The military commission at the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was supposed to discuss allegations the FBI tried to infiltrate legal defense teams, according to the court's docket.

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  16. Guantanamo Hearing For Alleged 9/11 Mastermind Canceled After Release Of Torture ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Switched

    The U.S. military on Monday canceled a pretrial hearing for the accused mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, an al Qaeda figure prominently mentioned in last week's Senate report on the CIA's harsh Bush-era interrogation program for terrorism suspects.

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  17. 2,000 Photos Depicting US Troops' Abuse & Sexual Humiliation Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | International Business Times

    A detainee is carried by military police after being interrogated by officials at Camp X-Ray at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, If the world was shocked by the report of the Senate on how the CIA tortured suspects in the 9/11 attack, people should brace for a stronger jolt as a federal judge in the U.S. is set to authorise the release on Friday of 2,000 photos that would further place the military is a bad light. Examples of the photos include guns pointed to prisoners who are lying down with tied hands and hoods over their heads, mocking dead bodies and simulation of sodomy by a female soldier who looks like she is performing anal penetration on a male inmate using a broom.

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  18. Physicians: "Anal feeding" of prisoners is sexual assault, has no medical useRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | 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 What a sad world we live in, when a coalition of medical professionals has to issue a press release announcing this most obvious of obvious observations about so-called "anal feeding" of war-on-terror detainees. The Senate Torture Report revealed that CIA medical officers subjected at least five detainees to "rectal rehydration" and "rectal feeding."

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  19. Cool Pope Says Let's Close Down Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Gawker

    Cool Pope strikes again: Today, between riding bombing through Vatican City on his longboard and proclaiming that hell yeah the gay tadpole you flushed down the toilet is getting into heaven, the Catholic God's representative on Earth asked the U.S. to please, please do something about Gitmo. Through a spokesman, Pope Francis asked John Kerry to find an "adequate humanitarian solution" for the 148 prisoners still detained at Guantanamo without trial.

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  20. Petition demands Guantanamo prisoner Shaker Aamer's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Russia Taday

    British celebrities and MPs are petitioning for the release of the last British detainee in Guantanamo Bay, who has been held at the notorious prison for almost 13 years without charge. In an open letter published in the Daily Mail, they called Shaker Aamer's continued detention "shocking."

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