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  1. ISIS Is In Afghanistan, Led By A Former Gitmo DetaineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Sweetness & Light

    The first concrete evidence has emerged of attempts to recruit fighters in Afghanistan for the so-called Islamic State . As the article will go on to note , Mullah Abdul Rauf is a former Guantanamo detainee who was released in 2007.

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  2. Sen. Barrasso: We Will BlockObama From Closing GitmoRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    Tuesday on Fox News Channel's "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren," Sen. John Barrasso discussed Republican senators introducing a "time out" today in the form of new legislation to block President Barack Obama from releasing any more terrorists from Guantanamo Bay. Barrasso said, "The bottom line is we need to call a time-out on what the president wants to do with these releases from Guantanamo Bay.

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  3. After Paris, Why s ObamaStill Freeing al-Qaida Terrorists?Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    Radical Islam: U.S. intelligence has linked two of the Paris terrorists to al-Qaida in Yemen while warning of new terrorist threats against America. So why would Obama dump more al-Qaida detainees onto the Muslim street? Our commander in chief knows that almost one in four Guantanamo Bay al-Qaida transfers return to the jihad.

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  4. Long Watch: "Were Gitmo Murders Covered Up As Suicides?"Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Balloon Juice

    According to the US government, three detainees - all imprisoned as part of the global war on terror - hung themselves in their cells that night. But Army Staff Sergeant Joseph Hickman, who was on guard that night at Camp Delta, came to believe something very different: that the three men were murdered in a secret CIA black site at Guantanamo.

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  5. Senate Republicans call for 'time out' on releasing Guantanamo Bay prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Raw Story

    Several U.S. Republican senators proposed legislation on Tuesday that would place a moratorium on the release of most of the prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, saying they posed too much danger to the United States and its allies. "It's clear that we need a 'time out' so that we do not re-confront the terrorists that we had captured and are currently in Guantanamo," said Senator Kelly Ayotte from New Hampshire.

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  6. Shut it Down! Gop To Close Door On Obama's Plan To Empty GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    A group of Republicans, led by Sen. Kelly Ayotte, is striking back against the Obama administration by introducing a bill to prevent President Obama from emptying Guantanamo Bay and sending prisoners to Yemen. "Now is not the time to be emptying Guantanamo," said Ayotte, who introduced the bill, The Hill reports .

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  7. Sen. Kelly Ayotte: 'Wild, Wild West for Terrorists in Yemen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | News Max

    Calling it the "Wild, Wild West for terrorists in Yemen," Sen. Kelly Ayotte on Tuesday called for a "time out" on transfers of prisoners from Guantanamo Bay. The New Hampshire Republican appeared on Fox News Channel's "Your World with Neil Cavuto" after earlier in the day joining fellow GOP Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina to introduce legislation to restrict President Barack Obama's ability to release more detainees.

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  8. GOP senators move to block Gitmo closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Politico

    Key Senate Republicans on Tuesday unveiled legislation that would effectively block President Barack Obama from fulfilling his pledge to close the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, before he leaves office in two years. The legislation from Sens. Kelly Ayotte, John McCain, Richard Burr and Lindsey Graham would prohibit for two years the transfer of detainees designated medium- or high-risk to the United States.

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  9. Bridenstine: The Moral Case for Keeping Guantanamo OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | National Review Online

    Congress should move to thwart the president's strategy and retain Guantanamo so American troops do not have to fight the same enemy twice. In in an open letter in early December, Uruguay's President Jose Mujica wrote to President Obama, offering to resettle six Gitmo detainees and actually accusing the United States of "kidnapping" detainees.

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  10. GOP bill would bar Obama from releasing Guantanamo prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    A group of Republican senators on Tuesday announced legislation that would bar President Obama from releasing detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for the rest of his term in office. The bill is a response to Obama's push to bypass Congress and empty the prison by executive order, a challenge that was bound to provoke a response now that the GOP controls both chambers.

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  11. White House: Obama's pledge to close Gitmo will be 'very difficult'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Hill

    It will be "very, very difficult" for President Obama to fulfill his campaign promise of closing Guantanamo Bay without help from Congress, the White House said Tuesday. "Members of Congress, and this is actually true of both parties, not just Republicans, have put in place obstacles that have made it very difficult for the president to succeed in the goal that he has laid out to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay," White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.

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  12. GOP senators push bill to limit Gitmo transfers, call for 'time out' after attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Fox News

    Republican senators on Tuesday introduced new legislation to clamp down on President Obama's ability to transfer terror suspects out of Guantanamo Bay, calling for a "time out" on releasing detainees in the wake of the Paris terror attacks. Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire introduced the far-reaching legislation to "extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations" on transferring or releasing Guantanamo prisoners.

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  13. Drone warfare opponents speak at UAB tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Peace activists Kathy Kelly, who is facing a three-month prison sentence for protesting at an Air Force Base, and Medea Benjamin will speak tonight at the University of Alabama in Birmingham on their opposition to drone strikes by the U.S. military. Kelly, who has visited war zones in Afghanistan, Gaza, Lebanon, Bosnia and Nicaragua, is co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence.

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  14. Editorial: Guantanamo status will need changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | El Paso Times

    It is heartening to see the Obama administration making progress toward its goal of closing the military prison at Guantanamo Bay. The New York Times reported last week that the facility now houses 127 prisoners, down from a high of 680 in 2003.

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  15. Guantanamo status will need changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    It is heartening to see the Obama administration making progress toward its goal of closing the military prison at Guantanamo Bay. The New York Times reported last week that the facility now houses 127 prisoners, down from a high of 680 in 2003.

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  16. Top General: Guantanamo Is a 'Psychological Scar' and Must Be ClosedRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Common Dreams

    A demonstration Sunday, Jan. 11, to protest the start of the 14th year of operations at Guantanamo Bay. As the 14th year of operations at the U.S. prison at GuantA namo Bay gets under way, another voice has been added to the chorus calling for its closure: Gen.

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  17. Quiz: How well do you know Brum?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Newsday

    An American terrorism commentator has apologised for telling Fox News Birmingham is a "Muslim-only city" where non-Muslims "don't go". Frankly we've not had time today to do that, but with some simple maths we've worked it out on a calculator! The Prime Minister says an American TV pundit who described Birmingham as a no go area for non-Muslims, is "a complete idiot."

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  18. Obama's Irresponsible Gitmo PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Commentary Magazine

    To the list of unilateral second-term moves, we can now add President Obama's determination to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in the face of both public opinion and congressional intent. The New York Times reports that the administration has accelerated the release of terrorists detained at Gitmo: "Now 127 prisoners remain at Guantanamo, down from 680 in 2003, and the Pentagon is ready to release two more groups of prisoners in the next two weeks; officials will not provide a specific number.

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  19. Obama poised to free two more Gitmo inmatesRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Washington Times

    President Obama is due to release two more Guantanamo Bay inmates in the coming days, Fox News reported early Tuesday. The overnight announcement from the White House comes on the heels of a similar decision made by Mr. Obama just a few days ago to free five Gitmo prisoners.

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  20. Obama Rolls Dice With AmericanLives Over GITMO ReleasesRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    Snake eyes, you die. Seven, eleven, you live. All other rolls of the dice are anybody's guess.

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