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  1. Dick Cheney defends rectal feeding: CIA interrogators heroes not torturersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Raw Story

    ... Senate Democrats last week of a long-awaited investigation into detention and interrogation practices at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp and at secret detention facilities - so-called "black sites" - where detainees were held around the world. Cheney ...

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  2. The U.S. Is Asking The Vatican For Help With Guantanamo InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Switched

    The United States, which is seeking ways to close Guantanamo Bay prison camp and to transfer inmates to third countries, asked the Vatican on Monday for help finding "humanitarian solutions" for inmates, Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi said. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry made the request at a meeting with Vatican counterpart Cardinal Pietro Parolin at the Holy See.

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  3. While you were sleepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to scale back its military commitments on the continent. The United States, which is seeking ways to close Guantanamo Bay prison camp and to transfer inmates to third countries, has asked the Vatican for help finding "humanitarian solutions" for ...

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  4. Petition demands Guantanamo prisoner Shaker Aamer's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Russia Taday

    British celebrities and MPs are petitioning for the release of the last British detainee in Guantanamo Bay, who has been held at the notorious prison for almost 13 years without charge. In an open letter published in the Daily Mail, they called Shaker Aamer's continued detention "shocking."

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  5. US Asks Vatican for Help with Guantanamo InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Voice of America

    Concertina wire is overgrown with foliage at the now closed Camp X-Ray, which was used as the first detention facility for al-Qaida and Taliban militants who were captured after the Sept. 11 attacks at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba.

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  6. New Software Allows Fleets Of Drones To Be Controlled By The CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | 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. Vatican seeks 'humanitarian solution' for Guantanamo inmates as pope presses prisoner concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Fox News

    The Vatican on Monday asked the U.S. to find an "adequate humanitarian solution" for prisoners held at the Guantanamo Bay detention center, a reflection of Pope Francis' vocal concern that prisoners be treated with dignity and not be subject to inhumane treatment. The Vatican secretary of state, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, made the request during a Vatican meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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  8. Former US Army psychiatrist says CIA questioning was driven by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Daily Mail

    ... Iraq, it has been revealed (pictured: a terror suspect is carried back to his cell following interrogation at Guantanamo Bay) Excuse for war: The agency came under immense pressure from the administration of then-President George W. Bush (left) to ...

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  9. UK petition calls for Guantanamo detainee's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Vallejo News

    Protesters take part in a demonstration in London on December 11, 2010 in support of Shaker Aamer, the last British resident held at the US-run Guantanamo Bay camp British celebrities and MPs on Monday joined in a plea for the release from Guantanamo of a Saudi detainee with residency status in Britain who has been held for almost 13 years without charge. The open letter in the Daily Mail newspaper, which comes after the release of a US Senate report into the torture of Al-Qaeda detainees, said that Shaker Aamer's continued detention was "shocking".

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  10. Dear Dr. Kaslow: I Too Am 'Outraged, Saddened and Pained'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Psychology Today

    ... And I am also saddened that in 2005, months after reliable reports of torture and abuse by psychologists at Guantanamo Bay had surfaced in the national press , Dr. Behnke and other APA leaders created the PENS task force and filled it predominantly ...

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  11. Former Gitmo detainee Moazzam Begg, in his own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Washington Post

    Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg recently sat down in his native Birmingham, England, for an interview with Washington Post London Bureau Chief Griff Witte to discuss Begg's recent release from a British prison, the rise of the Islamic State and his friendship with his former Gitmo guards. The following are excerpts from the interview: Moazzam Begg : Up until late August last year, the British government was seeking to bomb the Assad regime with air strikes.

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  12. Blagg: Detrimental to democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Recorder

    ... threw him in jail without formal charges or a trial. He was, in fact, a "detainee" like those incarcerated at Guantanamo Bay. He eventually was sprung by the army, and served honorably, but was never "cleared" of the charges. Abraham Lincoln himself ...

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  13. Cheney says CIA interrogators are heroes not torturers, then defends - rectal feeding'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | South China Morning Post

    ... Senate Democrats last week of a long-awaited investigation into detention and interrogation practices at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp and at secret detention facilities - so-called "black sites" - where detainees were held around the world. Cheney ...

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  14. CIA interrogators heroes not torturers: CheneyRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Japan Times

    ... Senate Democrats last week of a long-awaited investigation into detention and interrogation practices at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp and at secret detention facilities - or "black sites" -where detainees were held around the world. Cheney said ...

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  15. The stench of a cover-up and why we MUST have a judicial inquiry into tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    ... prisoner is escorted to an interrogation room at the Camp Delta detention facility at the U.S. Marine Base on Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in this July 2004 file photo. Torture has been widely used by the U.S. Yet, as things stand, the failure of this ...

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  16. Defense bill keeps Guantanamo Bay open for...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Washington Times

    President Obama will soon sign a law that keeps a tight rein on his ability to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, even as he's actively looking for every possible avenue to let detainees out. The annual defense policy bill that passed Congress last week extends a ban on transferring prisoners to the U.S. for any reason, rejecting Democrats' efforts to allow detainees to come to the U.S. for emergency medical care.

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  17. Cleared in release in 2009... but still in jail: Guantanamo inmate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    Cleared in release in 2009... but still in jail: Guantanamo inmate tells how he is subject to horrific treatment including rape threats and being drugged A Guantanamo Bay inmate has described how he is still being subjected to horrific treatment at the notorious jail despite being cleared for release four years ago. Samir Naji told how he had been drugged, threatened with rape and forced to watch videos of other detainees being abused at the prison in Cuba which Barack Obama has promised - but so far failed - to close down.

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  18. McCain: I'll help close GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | CNN

    An unlikely ally is offering a glimmer of hope that President Barack Obama can make good on his vow to close Guantanamo Bay before leaving office. Republican Sen. John McCain, a fierce critic of Obama's foreign policy, is about to take the chairmanship of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee.

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  19. Are terrorism fears in Europe pushing security forces too far?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Washington Post

    As a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, Moazzam Begg's only escape was in his dreams - his nightly chance to leave the grim confines of his U.S. military cell and return to his family in England. But after being held for seven months this year at a maximum security British prison on terrorism charges that were ultimately dropped, Begg, now free, has seen his dreams turn to nightmares.

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  20. Critics, defenders clash over US 'torture report'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bangkok Post

    ... Democrats last week released the long-awaited investigation into detention and interrogation practises at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp and at secret detention facilities -- so-called "black sites" -- where detainees were secretly held at locations ...

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