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  1. Released Gitmo terrorist sets up ISIS base in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    According to various news reports on Wednesday, there is now an Islamic State group operating in Afghanistan and is being headed by a former released Gitmo Islamic terrorist, Mullah Abdul Rauf, who was found actively recruiting fighters for the ISIS group and battling the known terrorist group, the Taliban, the IBTimes reported . Mullah Abdul Rauf, a captured terrorist after the 9/11 terrorists attacks in New York, was a former senior Taliban commander who spent six years in Guantanamo Bay after being captured by the U.S. military in 2001 and was released in 2007 although an military evaluation report showed that he was still a moderate threat.

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  2. Former Guantanamo guard claims colleagues murdered 3 inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Daily Mail

    Murder in Guantanamo: As Cameron calls on Obama to release Londoner held for 13 years without trial, former guard claims his colleagues brutally murdered three inmates The prisoner could barely stand. He and a group of fellow detainees at Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay, had started a riot in a cell and the unit of soldiers that I led, the Quick Reaction Force, had quelled the violence with whatever it took - fists, boots, clubs, shields and rubber bullets.

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  3. Investigating Suicides at Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    U.S. Military Police guard Taliban and al Qaeda detainees in orange jumpsuits January 11, 2002 in a holding area at Camp X-Ray at Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. which gives an eyewitness account of his time as a team leader and Sergeant of the Guard in Guantanamo Naval Base.

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  4. Gitmo releases by Obama based on lies and deception, say criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    Despite the death and destruction this week and last week caused by Islamic terrorists from groups such as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria , al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula and Nigeria's ruthless and bloodthirsty Boko Haram, President Barack Obama continues to release captured terrorists -- including five Yemenis Wednesday night -- from the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay which outraged lawmakers and citizens alike on Thursday morning, according to news stories. The White House press secretary, Josh Earnest, went so far as repeating the canard that Gitmo is a recruiting tool terrorists.

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  5. Four Guantanamo prisoners from Yemen arrive in Sultanate for temporary stayRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Times of Oman

    Muscat/Washington: To support international efforts for freeing detainees from Guantanamo on humanitarian grounds, the Sultanate's Government, in coordination with the Yemeni authorities, allowed four Yemenis to arrive in the Sultanate on Thursday for a temporarily stay, a responsible source at the Foreign Ministry told Oman News Agency on Thursday. According to Reuters, the Pentagon sent off on Wednesday five Yemenis held at Guantanamo prison to foreign countries - four to Oman and one to Estonia despite Republican calls for a moratorium on such movements.

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  6. Top military officer says Gitmo creates 'psychological scar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | KIMA

    Count the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman among those who believe it's in the national interest to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center. Gen. Martin Dempsey says the facility at the U.S. Navy base in Cuba "does create a psychological scar on our national values.

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  7. Dempsey: Gitmo a 'psychological scar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Click2Houston

    Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey says the Guantanamo Bay prison should be closed, but dozens of the prisoners now being held there would still need to be detained somewhere.

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  8. Dempsey: Gitmo a psychologicalscar on our national valuesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Lucianne.com

    Gen. Martin Dempsey, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, told host Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday" the nation should close Guantanamo Bay prison, but dozens of prisoners will still need to be detained. "I've been in the group that believes it's in our national interest to close Guantanamo," he said.

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  9. Code Pink Gets Reuters Coverage - For a Protest Group of 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | NewsBusters.org

    The ability of tiny numbers of far-left fringe group demonstrators to get undue press attention virtually any time they want continues to be intensely annoying. In mid-2007 , Barack Obama made closing the prison at Guantanmo Bay a core promise of his 2008 campaign.

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  10. Anti-torture activists protest on Dick Cheney's front porch, two arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Russia Taday

    Activists from the anti-war group CODEPINK and Witness Against Torture, many of them wearing military-issued orange jumpsuits, broke through an iron gate surrounding the former vice president's sprawling property in McLean, Virginia, and demonstrated on his front porch. Fairfax County Police soon arrived on the scene and escorted the protesters, some of them chanting "arrest Dick Cheney," off the property.

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  11. Close Gitmo Demonstration TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | WIOD-AM Miramar

    The protestors say 779 men have been sent there without trial and none have officially been charged with a crime. They cite a Senate report on the use of torture. 1 comment

  12. 2 maids injured in failed suicide bid; Gitmo call parentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Arab Times

    Two Asian housemaids sustained serious injuries and fractures all over their bodies when they jumped from the window of a second floor apartment in Maidan Hawalli in an attempt to escape from their sponsor. Rescue officers and paramedics moved to scene immediately after receiving a distress call in that regard.

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  13. 23/24 January: 2nd Manning Truthfest in west WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Indy Media

    A troupe of Irish musicians, actors and activists supported by Afri will travel across the Irish sea to Pembrokeshire on 23rd January for a solidarity weekend for Chelsea Manning and her Welsh-Irish family. Welsh-American US military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning blew the whistle on US-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with the War Diaries and the infamous Collateral Murder video, on Guantanamo Bay with the Gitmo Files , on US 'diplomacy' and much more with Cablegate , all of which were published by WikiLeaks.

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  14. Scoop: Meet the Press on NBC - Sunday, January 11, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    PARIS TERROR ATTACK: As the French authorities dissect how these horrific acts of violence were committed in the name of Islam, Chuck Todd will ask Attorney General Eric Holder how the U.S. government is dealing with potential home grown terrorists in this country. Eric Holder U.S. Attorney General * * * PLUS: The attack on Charlie Hebdo once again highlights the vulnerability of the West to deadly terrorist attacks that can paralyze a major city.

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  15. Lindsey Graham: Troop Withdrawal From Iraq And Closing Gitmo Are 'Getting A Lot Of People Killed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Crooks and Liars

    Sen. Lindsey Graham wasn't quite done with his case of the vapors following the French terrorist attacks this week. We all knew Lindsey wasn't going to allow there to be another terrorist attack somewhere without using it as an excuse to justify our biggest foreign policy debacle in a generation, which was invading Iraq, torturing these so-called "enemy combatants" and the obstructionists in the Congress doing everything in their power to make sure that Gitmo stays open forever.

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  16. By Any Other NameRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | IMAO

    The United States guaranteed that six former Guantanamo Bay prisoners had not been involved in terrorism before they arrived in Uruguay as refugees.

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  17. PJ Media's Simon: Paris Attack Proves Gitmo Should Stay OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | News Max

    The terrorist executions at a Paris magazine prove President Barack Obama's plan to close Guantanamo Bay prison for terror suspects is a bad idea, says Roger Simon, co-founder PJ Media, a conservative news and opinion website. "[People] should keep their doors shut because what happened in Paris tells us more than anything that Obama's policy on Gitmo is crazy," Simon said Thursday on "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV.

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  18. President Obama's push to empty Guantanamo cells acceleratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Washington: In a series of secret night-time flights during the past two months, the Obama administration made more progress towards the president's goal of emptying the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, than it had since 2009. The accelerated pace came after an era of political infighting and long bureaucratic delays.

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  19. Obama Cuba Initiative Prompts NewFears of Gitmo Naval Base GiveawayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Lucianne.com

    President Obama's drive to normalize ties with communist Cuba is raising new concerns among security officials and experts that the administration will give up the strategic naval base at Guantanamo Bay in deal with Havana. White House, Pentagon, and State Department officials offered assurances that the Obama administration currently does not plan to negotiate the return of the base, leased by the United States since 1903.

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  20. Why closing Gitmo remains a daunting task for ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WNYC-AM New York

    The White House has been picking up the pace of prisoner releases at the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba. Still, actually emptying the prison and shutting down the facility will be difficult because Congress prohibits the transfer of Gitmo detainees to US soil.

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