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50 min ago | JD Journal
Summary : Major Jason Wright, defense attorney for Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, accused of being one of the main players in the September 11 terror attacks, has resigned, claiming the U.S. government left him with no other choice.
4 hrs ago | News Max
Pressure to close down the prison at Guantanamo Bay Naval Station, or "Gitmo," is mounting - the only problem is, what to do with the prisoners? While President Barack Obama pledged to shut the rapidly aging and deteriorating prison down, and even signed an executive order in 2009 to do so within one year, Gitmo remains open, housing 149 prisoners, ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
The transfer of six men held at the Guantanamo Bay prison to Uruguay may not be imminent after all.
11 hrs ago | TalkLeft
The New York Times has some new articles on the decaying of Guantanamo . Camp X-Ray is now a "ghost prison."
15 hrs ago | The Daily Beast
Obama administration officials remain divided over whether the president can close Guantanamo prison before he leaves office, but in the meantime the facility is becoming tattered.
DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- "Open the gates that the righteous nation may enter, the nation that keeps the faith.
Jason Wright, seen here during his 15-month deployment to Iraq, served in the military for nine years before resigning last week.
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the self-proclaimed mastermind behind the Sept. 11 attacks, is facing a military commission at Guantanamo Bay and potentially the death penalty.
British Muslim activist Anjam Choudary appeared on CNN's "Reliable Sources" Sunday morning, and while host Brian Stelter seemed as if he was working hard to give the cleric a fair shake, the veteran journalist couldn't help but get exasperated as Choudary steadfastly defended his radical Islamic ideology - and joked about 9/11.
Anchorage man uses phony badge to avoid traffic: An Anchorage man was arrested Saturday for allegedly flashing a phony law enforcement badge so he could avoid traffic while speeding down the Old Glenn Highway, Alaska State Troopers write.
Chris Green is Senior Reporter at The Independent. He was previously Deputy News Editor, and before that a freelance news reporter.
In May 2004, the New York Times , while claiming it was aggressive in pursuing stories about the Bush-Cheney Administration, slipped in an apology for acting more as the mouthpiece for politicians than as a watchdog for society.
Almost six years into a presidency that had inspired hope for a new era of American leadership, Barack Obama has reached a point where it will be difficult to salvage his international affairs legacy in the face of blooming crises that critics and even some supporters blame on a commander in chief they view as a feckless.
If the Middle East were one big room, Qatar would be the elephant, according to a growing number of regional experts who believe the oil rich emirate is propping up violent jihadists around the globe even as it poses as a U.S. ally and would-be broker of peace.
As many as 12,000 foreigners have gone to Syria to fight the government of Bashar Assad.
In no particular order, here is a list of President Obama's "accomplishments" in 2014: a Further alienating our best ally in the Middle East by often siding with Hamas while Hamas has lobbed over 1,000 rockets into Israel; a Ukraine on the brink invasion by Russia; a A terrorist group like no other controlling more than one-third of Iraq as it ... (more)
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 09:34 pm
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