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  1. British executioner is world's most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... reported that European officials were going over the video to compare the voice of the executioner with ex-Guantanamo Bay inmates who had British ties. Douglas Murray , Associate Director of the Henry Jackson Society, and an author, said British ...

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  2. Former U.S. POW Bowe Bergdahl Wants To Attend College, Lawyer SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    ... by the Taliban in May in exchange for five Taliban prisoners who were taken to Qatar from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The prisoner swap triggered an outcry from critics of the Obama administration amid accusations by some members of ...

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  3. Bowe Bergdahl 'ready to move on' to civilian life, lawyer saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Beaver Countian

    ... by the Taliban in May in exchange for five Taliban prisoners who were taken to Qatar from the US prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The prisoner swap triggered an outcry from critics of the Obama administration amid accusations by some members of ...

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  4. Former U.S. POW Bergdahl seeks to return to civilian life, lawyer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... by the Taliban in May in exchange for five Taliban prisoners who were taken to Qatar from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The prisoner swap triggered an outcry from critics of the Obama administration amid accusations by some members of ...

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  5. Will Afghanistan Be The Next Crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    ... administration released the Taliban's top five cabinet-level detainees from the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the country's only prisoner of war. While the men are currently being held in ...

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  6. American photojournalist executed, Islamic State saysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... government was examining the video, and the speech of the purported executioner, to compare it with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners and other British residents believed to be have joined the Islamic State. Both prisoners in the video are wearing ...

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  7. Inside The Secretive World Of Guantanamo Bay: Vice News DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Switched

    In the latest installment a new four-part series pulling back the curtain on Guantanamo Bay, a video crew from Vice News found that even the most seemingly mundane lines of inquiry are not welcome at the secretive facility.

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  8. News from the 9th fairway: "White House knew ISIS planned to kill James Foley"Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Protein Wisdom

    ... revelation that Foley's killer, an ISIS militant with a pronounced British accent, may have been a former Guantanamo Bay detainee, this is shaping up to be a particularly bad news cycle for the White House. [...] the revelation that the White House ...

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  9. California passes law banning sterilization of inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... with mental illness. In October 2013 a federal judge ordered the release [JURIST report] of a detainee at Guantanamo Bay [JURIST backgrounder] who suffered from severe mental illness. In October 2012 the US Supreme Court [official website] allowed ...

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  10. Crowley: Aimed at Muslim audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... reporter Danny Pearl in 2002 at the hand of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, now held at the US detention facility in Guantanamo Bay. But the video's primary target is actually the Muslim world, those who already explicitly or tacitly support the Islamic ...

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  11. WaPo: Was Foley's killer a former Gitmo detainee?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hot Air

    ... government was examining the video, and the speech of the purported executioner, to compare it with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners and other British residents believed to have joined the Islamic State. Both prisoners in the video are wearing orange ...

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  12. UK condemns what appears to be murder of US journalist YouTube video...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newstime Africa

    ... in Iraq, he takes a knife to Foley's throat. The jumpsuit is similar in style to those worn by detainees in Guantanamo Bay - the U.S. holding centre for what it calls "enemy combatants." The executioner appears to speak in a British accent, raising ...

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  13. Bowe Bergdahl plans to go to college if he is cleared of desertion by ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... captivity before he was released on May 31 this year in a controversial exchange for five prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay. Since Sgt Bergdahl's release, several soldiers who served alongside him have claimed that he left his post voluntarily, ...

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  14. Bowe Bergdahl reveals what he wants to do nextRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... in Taliban captivity ended in May, after President Obama decided to swap him for five prisoners held in a Guantanamo Bay detention facility. Dahl read him his rights in early August at the start of questioning regarding the circumstances of his ...

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  15. War Reporter Alex Quade Exclusive: Spec Ops Horse Soldiers'...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... recent exchange. The senior Special Forces officer tells Alex of detainee Mullah Muhammad Fazl's release from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; and assesses the government of Qatar's ability to hold Fazl under the one year travel ban. Former Special Operations ...

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  16. Islamic State claims it executed American photojournalist James FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Washington Post

    ... government was examining the video, and the speech of the purported executioner, to compare it with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners and other British residents believed to have joined the Islamic State. jumpsuits worn by detainees at the U.S. ...

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  17. Jihadi savages: Captured Time journalist is nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Post

    ... the video to compare the voice of the executioner - who seemed to have a trace of a British accent - with ex-Guantanamo Bay inmates who had British ties. The Islamic State - also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS - had warned the ...

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  18. Iraq militants reportedly kill U.S. journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... government was examining the video, and the speech of the purported executioner, to compare it with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners and other British residents believed to be have joined the Islamic State. Both prisoners in the video are wearing ...

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  19. ISIS Thugs Behead American JournalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... an old strategy for jihadists aiming to impress the West. The 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohamed, now in Guantanamo Bay, has claimed that he personally beheaded Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in Pakistan in 2002. A decade ago Abu Musab ...

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  20. Blogging History: GCHQ performs laptop exorcism at Guardian; Graphic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boing Boing

    ... medical personnel were complicit in detainee torture incidents that took place in Iraq, Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. According to the University of Minnesota bioethicist, "The US military medical system failed to protect detainees' human ...

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