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  1. What if . . . the CIA and ISIS . . . with Alice in WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Trying to discern the true nature of the CIA and its secret operations is like going down the rabbit-hole. It's like Alice in Wonderland.

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  2. Pentagon panel proposes changes to military medical ethics that could impact Gitmo force-feedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Boing Boing

    Changes to military medical ethics rules proposed by a Pentagon panel may impact the practice of force-feeding inmates at Guantanamo. The panel may also have just saved the career of a Navy nurse who refused to force feed Guantanamo captives.

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  3. Anti-war activists stage protest in Washington DC, Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Russia Taday

    A series of anti-war protests rolled through the US on Saturday, condemning Washington's involvement in past and ongoing conflicts in the wider Middle East. In Los Angeles about a hundred anti-war activists took to the streets marching on Hollywood Boulevard with coffins.

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  4. Tough transition: From Guantanamo prisoner to civilianRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    A megaphone-blaring salesman rattled past the house, and the man the U.S. military once called a "high threat" member of al-Qaida's global terrorism network put his fingers in his ears and grimaced. It has been three months since Jihad Ahmed Mustafa Dhiab and five other former Guantanamo Bay prisoners moved into a four-bedroom house in Uruguay's seaside capital, and the surroundings are still bewildering.

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  5. Tom Cotton Wants To Punish Countries That Take Guantanamo Prisoners -- Including U.S. AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Switched

    Days after touring the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, Sen. Tom Cotton . introduced legislation that would likely ensure the prison remains open for future lawmakers to visit as well.

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  6. Tale of Two LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | OpEdNews

    How do you say "flip flop" in Hebrew? Netanyahu was reinstalled as Israeli PM on Tuesday, and he's already backing off from his Monday statement that there will "never" be a Palestinian state on his watch. Is he trying to play both sides against the middle? Trying to quell rumors that he's hot for war with Iran? "Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied on Thursday abandoning his commitment to the eventual creation of a Palestinian state, backing away from pre-election comments that deepened a rift with Israel's ally the United States.

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  7. Freshman GOP Senator Wants To Punish Countries If Gitmo Detainees Return To TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    GOP Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas has introduced a bill to punish countries that have received former Guantanamo Bay detainees if those detainees decide to re-engage in terror. Cotton wants to send a strong message.

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  8. 3/19/2015Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Digby

    Example #4798 of why believing in "transpartisanship" is BS by digby It didn't take a political genius to know that the Republicans were shall we say ... insincere in their belief that Guantanamo should be closed: [I]n response to a seventh-grader's question about what advice he'd give his inexperienced self, Obama said he should have taken a more immediate approach, presumably by simply ordering the remaining 242 detainees be moved elsewhere. That stopped being an option after Congress passed restrictions on transferring Gitmo prisoners to the United States.

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  9. Obama On Gitmo: Prison Should Have Closed On My First Day In OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    If President Barack Obama could turn back the hands of time, he would have acted immediately to close Guantanamo Bay prison during his first term, he said Wednesday, according to the Huffington Post . He pledged to close Gitmo during his 2008 campaign, but got waylaid by technicalities of how to close it legally, he explained.

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  10. White House trying to get Bergdahl to strike a deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Fox News

    Retired Army Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer claimed Thursday that the White House is trying to get Sgt.

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  11. Obama: I Should Have Closed Gitmo My First DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    Woulda, coulda, shoulda! If there's one thing that's really maddening about President Obama, it's his overly cautious nature -- which of course has its pluses and minuses. His refusal to use his initial momentum on issues like this is definitely one of the minuses: President Barack Obama says if he could start his presidency over, he would have closed the Guantanamo Bay prison his first day.

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  12. This GOP senator says Obama has 'little concern' for monitoring released Gitmo prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    The Arkansas Republican on Wednesday introduced the Guantanamo Bay Recidivism Prevention Act of 2015, a bill that more closely monitors the activities of Guantanamo Bay detainees once they're released from the military prison. If a country received a detainee on or after Feb. 1, and if the country is on the Obama administration's detainee recidivist report, foreign assistance provided under the Foreign Assistance Act or Arms Export Control Act would be prohibited.

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  13. Obama: I Wish I Had Closed Gitmo My First Day in OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | News Max

    If he could do it all over again, President Barack Obama says that he would have shut down the military prison at Guantanamo Bay his first day in office. "I think I would have closed Guantanamo on the first day," Obama said Wednesday while speaking at the City Club of Cleveland, The Hill is reporting .

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  14. Obama: I should have closed Gitmo on first day in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Obama said Wednesday that if he could start his presidency over, he would have immediately closed the Guantanamo Bay prison.

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  15. Broken promise: Obama 'would've closed Guantanamo on first day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... 166 prisoners were refusing food. It began in February 2013, when several prisoners accused guards at Camp Delta of confiscating their books, letters and other personal possessions, as well as restricting their activities for no obvious reasons. ...

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  16. Obama's Biggest Regret: Not Closing Gitmo 1st DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Sweetness & Light

    After scandals ranging from the IRS to Benghazi to the botched Obamacare rollout, President Obama said Wednesday his biggest regret is not closing the terrorist detention center at Guantanamo Bay on his first day in office. Not the rise of ISIS and what looks to be the loss of Iraq and Afghanistan and probably the entire Middle East? But, then again, why would Obama regret any of that? Asked at a town-hall meeting what advice he'd give himself if he could go back to his first day as president, Mr. Obama said, "I would've closed Guantanamo on the first day."

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  17. Obama's Regret: Not Closing Gitmo Day One, Having To 'Chip Away At It' [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    What advice would President Barack Obama in year six of his administration give to himself if he could send a message back in time to his first day on the job? It wouldn't be about avoiding the $9 trillion in new debt amassed during his tenure, it wouldn't be tricks to fix the economy, how to avoid the botched roll-out of Obamacare, or even to treat ISIS as the serious threat it was and not the "jayvee team." No, it would be to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay ASAP.

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  18. Republicans pick a bale of CottonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Daily Kos

    In other words, they are packaging yet another future Presidential hopeful to add to the roster of crazy they've already ginned up. Yes, I'm talking about Senator Tom Cotton , the junior senator from Arkansas.

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  19. For five terror detainees, a moment of truth at Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... Walid Muhammad Mubarak Bin Attash, corroborates his story. A detainee peers out from his cell inside the Camp Delta detention facility at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba. ( Associated Press file ) Nothing like the outing of a CIA member to ...

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  20. Gitmo Detainees Routinely Throw Feces, Urine, And Sperm At GuardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Detainees in orange jumpsuits sit in a holding area under the watchful eyes of military police during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray of Naval Base Guantanamo Bay in this January 11, 2002 file photograph. A cache of classified U.S. military documents provides intelligence assessments on nearly all of the 779 people who been detained at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.

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