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  1. The Evening Blues - 3-23-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... Pentagon accepts the committee's guidance, it could potentially have a huge impact on the operations at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, where hunger-striking detainees are routinely force-fed by Navy nurses who have been accused of violating ...

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  2. US: Rights Should Top Afghanistan Summit AgendaRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... the EVAW Law. Human Rights Watch also called on Ghani to press Obama on closing the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and reopening investigations into torture and other ill-treatment of detainees by the CIA and US military personnel during the ...

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  3. Ex-Guantanamo detainee in Uruguay wants to discuss...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... were resettled in Uruguay in December 2014. (AP Photo/Barricada TV, File) MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - A former Guantanamo Bay detainee who led hunger strikes as a prisoner and was resettled in Uruguay along with five other ex-inmates said Monday he ...

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  4. The trial of Omar Khadr: Where were we?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | MacLeans

    ... To recap, Khadr pleaded guilty to those five "war crimes" in 2010 in front of a military commission at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the notorious detention camp where he was shipped shortly after his capture in 2002. As part of the deal, Khadr was handed a ...

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  5. Pentagon panel proposes changes to military medical ethics that could impact Gitmo force-feedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Boing Boing

    ... Pentagon accepts the committee's guidance, it could potentially have a huge impact on the operations at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, where hunger-striking detainees are routinely force-fed by Navy nurses who have been accused of violating ...

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  6. European Drone Regulations Are About To Get Smarter And More PermissiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Commissions on matters related to the prosecution of suspected terrorists held in the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and co-directed a U.S. Department of Justice counterterrorism program. He has consulted with the Department of Defense ...

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  7. Guantanamo Detainee Speaks Out Against Torture From His Prison CellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    "I cannot believe that the majority of Americans want to finance the detention of innocent people," says Hina Shamsi , a lawyer for the American Civil Liberties Union. She speaks on behalf of her client, Mohamedou Slahi , a current detainee at the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay and the New York Times best-selling author of the recently released, Guantanamo Diary .

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  8. Tom Cotton Wants To Punish Countries That Take Guantanamo Prisoners -- Including U.S. AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Switched

    Days after touring the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, Sen. Tom Cotton . introduced legislation that would likely ensure the prison remains open for future lawmakers to visit as well.

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  9. a Court orders US govt release 2,000 images from military sites incl Abu GhraibRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... law applies to American soldiers overseas. Nevertheless, President Obama has still not closed down the Guantanamo Bay detention facility where over 100 detainees - many of them innocent of their charges - continue to languish without appropriate ...

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  10. 5 things Obama would have done differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Like any commander in chief, especially one dogged by low approval ratings, President Obama wishes he could have a few do-overs. Obama said Wednesday that he should have closed the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on his "first day" in office.

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  11. Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Stop Iran From Obtaining a Nuclear Weapon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | News Max

    ... to the Senate chamber by speaking his mind. Last month, Cotton said he'd like to see terrorists "rot in Guantanamo Bay." A few weeks later, Cotton suggested the U.S. should punish any of its allies that help resettle prisoners released from ...

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  12. Ex-child soldier now warrior for peace, he tells Edmonton studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Jal, who received death threats when he visited South Sudan. Jal said he knows little about Canada's former Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detainee Omar Khadr, who is considered by supporters to be a child soldier. At age 15, Khadr was sent by his father to ...

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  13. Freshman GOP Senator Wants To Punish Countries If Gitmo Detainees Return To TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    GOP Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas has introduced a bill to punish countries that have received former Guantanamo Bay detainees if those detainees decide to re-engage in terror. Cotton wants to send a strong message.

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  14. In Iraq, Iran deployed Rocket and Missile Batteries to Fight ISISRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Accuracy In Media

    ... youtu.be/vzxdY5Fihug So it took him one full term, and some change, to realize that he should have closed the Guantanamo Bay detention facility that holds terrorists? https://youtu.be/3oWIqGHj3QM

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  15. Ninety Connecticut National Guard Soldiers Headed To Texas For Deployment PreparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... approximately 55 soldiers from the Niantic-based 192nd Military Police will support detainee operations in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. According to Petersen, it is unprecedented to deploy the 143rd Regional Support Group in such a small amount of time - ...

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  16. Sen. Lankford visits Guantanamo Bay with 4 fellow senatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | KSWO

    _ U.S. Senator James Lankford has returned from a visit to the Guantanamo Bay detention facility that he took with four fellow freshman Republican senators. Lankford joined Senators Tom Cotton of Arkansas; Joni Ernst of Iowa; Thom Tillis of North ...

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  17. 'Racist' Labor flyer goes to Human Rights CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Habib?" set against a brick wall and accompanied by a dark silhouette, falsely implied a connection to former Guantanamo Bay detainee Mamdouh Habib and led to her being treated unfairly during last year's campaign. Ms Habib claims it was sent to ...

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  18. Lankford: Obama - Feels Like Terrorists Hate Us Because We Have Guantanamo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Lankford, just back from visiting the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, joined Breitbart News Saturday to discuss the home of some of the worst Islamic jihadists. Friday Lankford toured Gitmo along with freshman members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Tom Cotton, Joni Ernst, Thom Tillis, and Mike Rounds.

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  19. Did Cage director train Jihadi John? MoS uncovers new evidence that ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... Syria. A Mail on Sunday investigation has uncovered evidence that appears to place Cage director and former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg at the same Syrian training camp as Mohammed Emwazi - the real name of Jihadi John - in late 2012. ...

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  20. Cotton visits Guantanamo Bay with 4 fellow GOP senatorsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton has returned from a visit to the Guantanamo Bay detention facility that he took with four fellow freshman Republican senators. Cotton joined Sens. James Lankford of Oklahoma; Joni Ernst of Iowa; Thom Tillis of North Carolina; and Mike Rounds of South Dakota who returned Friday night from the trip that included seeing detention operations and meeting with military commanders.

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