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  1. Four Afghan Guantanamo detainees repatriated: PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HawaiiNews

    Four Afghans held for more than a decade at Guantanamo Bay have been sent home, the Pentagon said Saturday, edging President Barack Obama closer towards his goal of closing the controversial US military jail. The Department of Defense said the men -- Shawali Khan, Khi Ali Gul, Abdul Ghani, and Mohammed Zahir -- had been moved from the prison after a comprehensive review of their case.

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  2. 5U.S. transfers four Guantanamo prisoners to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    Four detainees held for more than a decade at the U.S. military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been transferred to Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced Saturday. The Afghan detainees were released late Friday at the request of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani - an indication, one senior administration official said, "of the confidence we have in the new government" in Kabul.

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  3. U.S. transfers 4 more Guantanamo detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WISN-TV

    The U.S. government continues to shrink its ranks of Guantanamo Bay detainees, announcing Saturday that four more have been repatriated -- this time to Afghanistan. The Defense Department identified the quartet as Shawali Khan, Khi Ali Gul, Abdul Ghani and Mohammed Zahir.

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  4. Some Guantanamo Bay Detainees Returned To AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WBNS

    The Pentagon said Saturday that four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay detention center have been returned to their home country in what U.S. officials are citing as a sign of their confidence in new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. Obama administration officials said they worked quickly to fulfil the request from Ghani, in office just three months, to return the four, who had been cleared for transfer as a kind of reconciliation and mark of improved U.S.-Afghan relations.

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  5. US sends 4 Afghans back home from GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | San Bernardino County Sun

    In this Oct. 10, 2007 file photo, reviewed by the U.S. Military, an American flag flies behind the barbed and razor-wire at the Camp Delta detention facility, at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba. The Pentagon said Saturday that four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay detention center have been returned to their home country in what U.S. officials are citing as a sign of their confidence in new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.

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  6. US sends four Guantanamo prisoners home to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | DNA India

    Four Afghans held for over a decade at the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been sent home, the Pentagon said on Saturday, the latest step in a gradual push by the Obama administration to close the jail. The men were flown to Kabul overnight aboard a US military plane and released to Afghan authorities, the first such transfer of its kind to the war-torn country since 2009.

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  7. VIDEO: Afghan Guantanamo inmates freedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    Four Afghan detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison have been sent back to their home country, the Pentagon has said.

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  8. Four Guantanamo Bay DetaineesRepatriated To AfghanistanRead the original story

    Saturday | Lucianne.com

    Four Guantanamo Bay inmates have been returned to their home country of Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Defense announced Saturday - the latest in a flurry of prisoner releases from the controversial detention facility in recent weeks. The four repatriated to Afghanistan were identified as Shawali Khan, Khi Ali Gul, Abdul Ghani, and Mohammed Zahir.

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  9. 4 Gitmo Prisoners Released For Return To AfghanistanRead the original story

    Saturday | WNYC-AM New York

    The United States has released four Afghan detainees from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, who were returned to Afghanistan - the latest in a series of releases of inmates in recent weeks. Reuters says: "The men were flown to Kabul overnight aboard a U.S. military plane and released to Afghan authorities, the first such transfer of its kind to the war-torn country since 2009, a U.S. official said."

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  10. U.S. repatriates 4 more Guantanamo detainees -- this time to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    The U.S. government continues to shrink its ranks of Guantanamo Bay detainees, announcing Saturday that four more have been repatriated -- this time to Afghanistan. In a statement, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul expressed appreciation to the Afghan government -- which, since September, has been led by President Ashraf Ghani -- "for helping to reintegrate these former detainees."

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  11. U.S. sends 4 Guantanamo prisoners home to AfghanistanRead the original story

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    ... administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WASHINGTON -- Four Afghan prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility were released to their home country, the Pentagon announced Saturday. {link:The men: ...

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  12. Madonna Releases Six Songs from New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Same-sex couples in Florida could get married as soon as next month after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay.Florida Attorney General Pam Bo... -- The United States will release four Afghan prisoners from its Guantanamo Bay detention facility, the Department of Defense said Saturday.

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  13. Four Gitmo Detainees Released, Repatriated to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gawker

    The Department of Defense announced this morning the release and repatriation of four detainees from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the government of Afghanistan. According to the Associated Press, the Afghan government is not required to further detain the men.

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  14. URGENT - Guantanamo-Detainees-RepatriatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    The U.S. government has repatriated four more detainees from its military detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, moving them to Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced Saturday.

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  15. The United States Transfers Four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CNN

    December 20, 2014 The United States Transfers Four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility to Afghanistan On December 20, 2014 the United States transferred four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility back to Afghanistan. We are grateful to the government of Afghanistan for helping to reintegrate these former detainees.

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  16. App Shows What 200 Calories of Holiday Treats Look LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Same-sex couples in Florida could get married as soon as next month after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay.Florida Attorney General Pam Bo... -- The United States will release four Afghan prisoners from its Guantanamo Bay detention facility, the Department of Defense said Saturday.

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  17. "The Godfather: Part II": Celebrating the Movie's 40th Anniversary With 8 Little-Known FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Same-sex couples in Florida could get married as soon as next month after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay.Florida Attorney General Pam Bo... -- The United States will release four Afghan prisoners from its Guantanamo Bay detention facility, the Department of Defense said Saturday.

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  18. Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Welcome Baby GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Same-sex couples in Florida could get married as soon as next month after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay.Florida Attorney General Pam Bo... -- The United States will release four Afghan prisoners from its Guantanamo Bay detention facility, the Department of Defense said Saturday.

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  19. Obama calls on lawmakers to close Guantanamo facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TurkishPress.com

    President Barack Obama said Friday that the continued operation of the U.S.'s military facility at Guantanamo Bay "undermines our national security." "We must close it," he said in a statement marking the signing of the 2015 defense appropriations bill.

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  20. Obama signs massive defense spending bill with $5 billion for Iraq trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Star

    ... Afghanistan and Iraq. Despite Obama's objections, it maintains a ban on transferring terror suspects from the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba to the United States for prosecution or imprisonment. Obama issued a separate statement criticizing ...

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