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3 min ago | Courthouse News Service

Ex-Gitmo Detainee Can't Get His Money Back

The Pentagon does not have to return the money that it seized from a Guantanamo detainee that it released to Algeria, a federal judge ruled.


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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

a Foreign Fightersa for Israel

Israeli soldiers take up positions close to the Israeli border with the Gaza Strip on July 22. The deaths on July 20 of two Americans serving in the Israel Defense Forces provided an opening for critics of Israel to compare them to the foreign fighters of the Islamic State, formerly referred to as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria .


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8 hrs ago |

Are the Guantanamo war crimes courts now doomed?

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center's adviser on constitutional literacy, explains how a recent court ruling based on Article I of the Constitution has created a huge problem for the war crimes system at Guantanamo.

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12 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Khadr access blocked, prompting media court challenge

Canadian prison officials are refusing to let the public hear from former Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr , repeatedly denying interview requests despite the fact that Khadr is willing to talk after 12 years of custody and may soon be released.


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16 hrs ago |

The Record: Tank sheriff's plan

APPARENTLY THERE is an alternative to merging the Bergen County Police Department with the Bergen County Sheriff's Office: the Bergen County Official Army, or the BCOA.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Hillary Clinton on dogs, Dostoevsky and 'Goodnight Moon'

Hillary Rodham Clinton signs her book "Hard Choices" at the Common Good Books store in St. Paul, Minn., on July 20, 2014.


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Court: Former Guantanamo detainee can't get his money back

An Algerian citizen, and one-time resident of Canada, Djamel Ameziane was held at Guantanamo for more than 11 years after being seized while trying to cross into Pakistan from Afghanistan.


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The Daily Caller

Why I Attended The White House Iftar

This Ramadan I had the opportunity to attend the White House Iftar. And yes, it was an opportunity - one I embraced.


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Ukiah Blog Live

Reasonable Doubt

Presumed innocent. Innocent until proven guilty. Reasonable doubt. How long ago it seems that these principles guided our societies.


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The Raw Story

Russia blacklists U.S. soldiers for Guantanamo 'torture'

Russia on Saturday banned entry to 12 US soldiers and officials including the military commander at Guantanamo, accusing them of torture, in an apparent tit-for-tat response to new sanctions by Washington.


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ABC News

Lex Pistols, band of Justice Lex Lasry, to play Greste benefit

A Supreme Court judge and his band The Lex Pistols will perform at a benefit concert for detained Australian journalist Peter Greste in Melbourne.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Russians Prohibit Jim Moran From Entering Their Country

Russia has banned a member of Virginia's congressional delegation and 12 other Americans connected with the Guantanamo Bay detention camp and the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.


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WWBN-FM Burton

Kojima Claims Metal Gear Solid 5 Will Critique Hollywood's Portrayal of U.S. Policies

In an interview with The Guardian , the real Big Boss of the Metal Gear Solid series, Hideo Kojima, explained that the events of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's story will revolve around US policies and encourages players to think about the ongoing cycles of war that exist between the world's superpowers.


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Free Republic

Marine Held in Mexico: If Congress can't get...

When justifying the release of five vicious Taliban terrorists detained at 'Gitmo' in exchange for U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl, the president said, 'We don't leave our people behind.'


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Drudge Retort

6 Gitmo Detainees Will Be Sent to Uruguay

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has secretly notified Congress that the military intends to transfer six low-level Guantanamo Bay detainees to Uruguay as early as next month.


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Isolationists, interventionists, liberal apostles of nationalism -- can't we do better?

On Friday, the New York Times reported: The same day, I attended a session at Netroots Nation titled "Iran: Diplomacy or War?" Heather Hurlburt of Human Rights First opened the session by pointing out that much as any of us might have hoped that the Iran talks would be extended rather than have them collapse, none of us could have guessed that this ... (more)


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Free Republic

Timmerman On "The Truth About What Happened in Benghazi"

Kenneth Timmerman has reported from the Middle East for 35 years. He was one of the first journalists on the scene after Iranian terrorists bombed the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon in 1983.


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Sat Jul 19, 2014


Families remember passengers lost in plane tragedy

Ukraine is accusing Russia of assisting separatist rebels in destroying evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down with 298 people onboard.


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Elderly man rescued from Texas railroad tracks

An officer and a Good Samaritan jumped into action in Texas, rescuing an 81-year-old man who fell on some railroad tracks.


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Fox News

Russia pulls welcome mat on Rep. Moran, disgraced soldier Lynndie England

Russia on Saturday barred U.S. Congressman Jim Moran and 12 others from entering the country -- the latest round of largely symbolic bans issued by both countries over the past several months.


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