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  1. U.S. ground troops could be needed in Iraq -defense secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... said he had conflicts with White House officials on releasing prisoners from the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As secretary of defense, Hagel authorized which prisoners would be released and when. He told CNN that the White House ...

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  2. Hagel: US may need ground troops in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trend

    ... said he had conflicts with White House officials on releasing prisoners from the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As secretary of defense, Hagel authorized which prisoners would be released and when. He told CNN that the White House ...

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  3. U.S. doesn't rule out sending ground troops to Iraq: HagelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    ... said he had conflicts with White House officials on releasing prisoners from the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As secretary of defense, Hagel authorized which prisoners would be released and when. He told CNN that the White House ...

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  4. DaVooDooBaby Entertainment Announces Inspirational Speaker Series By...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... From the cruel, bloody political massacres of Haiti, to the detainee camps at GITMO (U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay) and crime ridden streets of South Florida, artist I AM SIDDY RICH has emerged from his life filled with poverty, torture and ...

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  5. U.S. ground troops could be needed in Iraq -defense secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... said he had conflicts with White House officials on releasing prisoners from the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As secretary of defense, Hagel authorized which prisoners would be released and when. He told CNN that the White House ...

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  6. Hagel: Gitmo transfers source of frictionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    White House officials pressured Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to increase the pace of detainee transfers from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, the outgoing secretary acknowledged to CNN's Barbara Starr in an interview Friday. Those comments come just one day after reports surfaced that a Guantanamo detainee released as part of the deal that freed American POW Sgt.

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  7. Chuck Hagel Admits He Felt Pressure from Obama White House to Release Gitmo TerroristsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit

    Former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel admitted today on CNN that the White House pressured him to increase the pace of release of terrorists from Guantanamo Bay. White House officials pressured Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to increase the pace of detainee transfers from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, the outgoing secretary acknowledged to CNN's Barbara Starr in an interview Friday.

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  8. Hagel: Gitmo transfers caused friction with some at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    White House officials pressured Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to increase the pace of detainee transfers from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, the outgoing secretary acknowledged to CNN's Barbara Starr in an interview Friday. Those comments come just one day after reports surfaced that a Guantanamo detainee released as part of the deal that freed American POW Sgt. 1 comment

  9. Prisoner swapped for Bergdahl may be reconnecting with TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... threat the man poses along with four others released in May 2014 from a high security detention camp in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in exchange for Bergdahl. As part of the prisoner-swap deal, the released Taliban militants, including two top commanders, ...

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  10. In Qatar, Released Taliban Member Raises U.S. ConcernsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WGBH

    ... attempt to reconnect with the group. The exchange of five men who had been detained at the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay for the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who had been captured in 2009, occurred on May 31, 2014. It set off a range of reactions, ...

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  11. Khadr hopes to study at Edmonton university, live with lawyer's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... five terrorism convictions set out in an October 2010 plea bargain at the contentious military commission in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The application for bail also contains a report on Khadr's behaviour while he was held at the Edmonton maximum ...

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  12. Chuck Hagel: White House Pressured Me on Gitmo Prisoner ReleasesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Max

    Outgoing Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says he was under pressure from the White House to quicken the pace of releases of detainees at Guantanamo Bay. In an startling and blunt interview with CNN correspondent Barbara Starr, aired Friday on "The Situation Room," Hagel said despite the heat, he he held his ground.

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  13. One Of Five Taliban Detainees Released For Bergdahl Swap Attempts Return To Militant ActivityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KMVT Twin Falls

    The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location in Qatar by making contact with suspected Taliban associates in Afghanistan, multiple officials tell CNN.

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  14. A first-hand account of the world's most notorious detention centreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Mohamedou Ould Slahi, who languishes in Guantanamo Bay, hand-wrote a 120,000-word diary describing the conditions of his rendition, imprisonment and often brutal treatment at the hands of his captors. Mohamedou Ould Slahi, who languishes in Guantanamo Bay, hand-wrote a 120,000-word diary describing the conditions of his rendition, imprisonment and often brutal treatment at the hands of his captors.

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  15. White House: Taliban Detainee Swapped for Bergdahl Has Not Returned to the BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... news organizations reported that U.S. officials believed that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in exchange for Bergdahl has attempted to return to terrorism. "We spend $3 million a year per prison to keep them locked up ...

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  16. Administration defends Taliban prisoner swap for BergdahlRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... to return to the fight. Controversy over the release of the five men to Qatar in May 2014 from the prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, had not died down when CNN reported Thursday that U.S. officials suspected one of them was resuming his old activities ...

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  17. Hostage tactic putting governments to the testRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    ... United States of prisoner swaps." Complicating the debate, one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Bergdahl last May has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location in Qatar by making ...

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  18. Pentagon: Bergdahl detainee returned to fightRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

    The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location in Qatar by making contact with suspected Taliban associates in Afghanistan, multiple officials tell CNN.

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  19. Prosecutor: Guantanamo's female-guard dispute is al-Qaida conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A detainee is escorted to interrogation by U.S. military guards at Camp X-Ray at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba, on March 1, 2002. A war court prosecutor Thursday cast an Iraqi captive's request to not be touched by female guards as part of a wider al-Qaida conspiracy - and asked a military judge facing a discrimination complaint to rule for the women.

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  20. Former Guantanamo Detainee Exchanged For Bergdahl Reportedly Joins TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | 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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