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  1. British IS 'suicide bomber was former Guantanamo Bay detainee'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Leigh Journal

    A British Islamic State fighter who is believed to have carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq was a former Guantanamo Bay detainee, according to reports. The bomber, named by the group as Abu Zakariya al-Britani, is said to have detonated an explosives-filled vehicle in a village to the south of Mosul.

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  2. 'Out Of Gitmo': Released Guantanamo Detainee Struggles In His New HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WGBH

    In the final months of the Obama administration, the U.S. struggled to find homes for dozens of detainees in the Guantanamo Bay detention center. But the negotiations with host nations proved complicated, and five men approved for release never made it out.

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  3. UK citizen launched attack in Iraq turns out to be ex-Guantanamo prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector The citizen of the United Kingdom, who had carried out a suicide attack in Iraq earlier this week, was a former Guantanamo Bay detainee, received over $1.2 million compensation from the UK government for mistreatment, Sputnik reported on Wednesday. According to the Telegraph newspaper, a 50-year old Jamal Harith, who committed on Monday a terrorist attack at an Iraqi army base near Mosul, was released from the Guantanamo Bay in 2004.

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  4. ISIS suicide bomber in Iraqwas former Gitmo detaineeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    A terror suspect who received a seven-figure payoff after he claimed he was tortured while being held at Guantanamo Bay blew himself up in a suicide bombing in Iraq, according to reports Tuesday. ISIS claimed responsibility and praised Abu-Zakariya al-Britani, a British-born suicide bomber, for the attack near Mosul, where Iraqi forces are battling ISIS fighters for control of the city.

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  5. ISIS suicide bomber paid $1.25MILLION by UK governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The ISIS suicide bomber who was paid $1.25MILLION in compensation by the British government because he was locked up in Guantanamo A British ISIS suicide bomber has been revealed as a former Guantanamo prisoner who was handed the equivalent of $1.25million in British taxpayers' money as compensation before fleeing to Syria. UK national Jamal Udeen al-Harith was photographed moments before blowing himself up in an attack on a military facility near Mosul in Iraq .

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  6. Tony Blair blasted for giving A 1m to Guantanamo BritonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'This is scandalous': MPs blast Tony Blair's government over A 1 MILLION compensation for 'innocent' Gitmo Briton who has now blown himself up for ISIS in Mosul leaving his wife and five children in war zone Tory MP Tim Loughton branded the situation 'scandalous', while Lib Dem John Pugh warned the news raised serious questions over the handling of his case Former Prime Minister Tony Blair is facing fierce criticism after a British ISIS suicide bomber was revealed as a former Guantanamo prisoner who had been handed A 1million in taxpayers' money as compensation before fleeing to Syria. UK national Jamal Udeen al-Harith was photographed moments before blowing himself up in an attack on a military facility near Mosul in Iraq .

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  7. ISIS Suicide Bomber Is Former Gitmo DetaineeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit

    Ronald Fiddler was paid up to A 1,000,000 compensation by the UK after he was released from Gitmo. He blew himself up this week.

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  8. ISIS suicide bomber in Iraq was reportedly former Gitmo prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    British terror suspect who received a seven-figure payoff after being released from Guantanamo Bay died when he detonated explosives during a suicide bombing in Iraq, according to reports on Tuesday. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack and praised Abu-Zakariya al-Britani, a British suicide bomber, for exploding a vehicle full of explosives near Mosul, where Iraqi forces are battling IS fighters for control of the city.

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  9. FrontlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUAT-TV Tucson

    The dramatic story of a Gitmo detainee released from the controversial U.S. prison after 14 years. With NPR, a report on the struggle over freeing prisoners once deemed international terrorists.

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  10. Ex-Guantanamo detainee yearns to return to his cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Fox News

    A man who was a Guantanamo prisoner for eight years wants to return to his cell at the U.S. detention facility in Cuba, it was reported Saturday. Hedi Hammami, 47, tells The New York Times that he wants to go back because there is no future for him in Tunisia.

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  11. Reboot Gitmo for scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | EurekAlert!

    Reboot the naval base and detainee center as a cutting-edge marine research lab and peace park, says Joe Roman, a conservation biologist at the University of Vermont . Roman briefed journalists and scholars on his "Green Gitmo" proposal at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting panel, Protecting the Crown Jewel of the Caribbean: Cuba's Marine Ecosystems , on Feb. 18 in Boston.

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  12. Don't miss John Boyle's feature on Leo Lopez (Habana Blues) in the News and Tribune.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NA Confidential

    To state it simply, I'm grateful that Leo Lopez and Habana Blues are here in New Albany . Leo's story is incredible, and the newspaper's "new guy" writes it very well, indeed.

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  13. Boozman, Cotton call for assessment of detainees at GITMORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KAIT-TV

    WASHINGTON, DC - In a letter sent Tuesday to President Donald Trump, both of Arkansas' United States senators are asking for the president to look at the future operations and detention of detainees held at the Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba. Senator John Boozman, R-AR and Senator Tom Cotton, R-AR, provided a series of recommendations for the detention facility including an immediate hold on transferring detainees approved for release as well as the suspension of a Periodic Review Board, created in 2011 to decide on the transfer of detainees.

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  14. GOP Senators Urge Trump to Expand Use of GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | News Max

    A group of 11 Republican Senators have written a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to increase the use of the Guantanamo Bay prison facility where captured terrorism suspects are held, CNN reported. "We want to express our support for maintaining and expanding the utilization of the detention facility during your administration by detaining current and future enemy combatants who pose a threat to our national security," the letter read.

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  15. 'We Want to Express Our Support for Expanding' Guantanamo Bay: 11 GOP Senators to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Mediaite.com

    In a letter to President Trump, Sen. Moran - along with Sentors Tom Cotton of Arkansas, Roy Blunt of Missouri, James Inhofe of Oklahoma, John Boozman of Arkansas, Tim Scott of South Carolina, Cory Gardner of Colorado, Thom Tillis of North Carolina, Pat Roberts of Kansas, Steve Daines of Montana, and Orrin Hatch of Utah - stated: We want to express our support for maintaining and expanding the utilization of the detention facility during your administration by detaining current and future enemy combatants who pose a threat to our national security.

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  16. GOP senators to Trump: We support 'maintaining and expanding' GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Hill

    Eleven Republican senators are encouraging President Trump to follow through on his pledge to keep the Guantanamo Bay detention facility open and send any new captives there, as well as immediately suspend a parole-like review board. "As you consider policies and actions that may affect [Guantanamo], we want to express our support for maintaining and expanding the utilization of the detention facility during your administration by detaining current and future enemy combatants who pose a threat to our national security," the senators wrote in a letter to Trump released Monday.

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  17. First on CNN: GOP senators push Trump on 'expansion' of Guantanamo BayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | WICU12 Erie

    The group, led by Sen. Jerry Moran of Republican, is also urging the new administration to suspend the review board set up by the Obama administration to approve prisoner transfers out of the facility. "We want to express our support for maintaining and expanding the utilization of the detention facility during your administration by detaining current and future enemy combatants who pose a threat to our national security," the senators write.

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  18. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, 9/11 mastermind, blasts Obama in newly released letter from GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Washington Times

    The Al Qaeda militant accused of masterminding the September 11 terrorist attacks described the assault as a "natural reaction" to U.S. foreign policy in a scathing letter to President Obama published this week. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed defended the Sept.

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  19. With Gitmo Back in Play, Obama Envoy Returns to Boies SchillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Law.com

    Boies Schiller Flexner has welcomed Ambassador Lee Wolosky back to the firm after an 18-month stint as the White House's special envoy for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba.

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  20. Alleged 9/11 plotter blasts Obama in letter from GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Athens Banner-Herald

    In this undated photo taken by the International Red Cross and released by lawyer Marine Corps. Maj. Derek Poteet, his client Khalid Shaikh Mohammad poses for a photo at the U.S. Guantanamo Bay detention center on the military base in Cuba.

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