Camp Delta Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. View Full SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | KBOI-AM Boise

    A House Armed Services Committee report set to be released Thursday accuses the Obama administration of misleading Congress and violating federal law during a controversial prisoner exchange. The report compiled by the GOP majority charges that the administration did so when it bypassed Congress in negotiating the exchange of five Taliban prisoners for U.S. Army Sgt.

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  2. Where's the Rule of Law in Our War on ISIS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Counterpunch

    The San Bernardino massacre has elicited from politicians and others many calls for stronger military action and even demands for travel restrictions on Muslims and the closing of mosques. In his oval office address to the nation on December 6, President Obama rightly called on Americans "to reject proposals that Muslim Americans should somehow be treated differently."

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  3. GOP lawmakers say closing Gitmo threatens national securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    The U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, is one of several places Pentagon officials are considering as a new home for detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, so President Obama can keep his pledge to close the military prison there. That's where Republican Reps.

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  4. Gitmo Prisoner Released On Obama's Watch Now An Al-Qaida CelebrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Ibrahim Qosi , a former detainee at the Guantanamo Bay naval station, has resumed his life of terror, becoming a key figure for al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula , reported the Long War Journal . Qosi was caught by Pakistani security forces while fighting in along the Afghan-Pakistani border after the Battle of Tora Bora in December, 2001, and was handed over to U.S. officials in 2002.

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  5. Female Guantanamo guards still barred from moving prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Dec. 6, 2006 file photo, reviewed by a U.S. Dept of Defense official, a shackled detainee is transported by a female guard, front, and male guard, behind, away from his annual Administrative Review Board hearing with U.S. officials, at Camp Delta detention center, Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba.

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  6. Gitmo detainee released by Obama resurfaces in video urging Muslims to kill AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Washington Times

    A former Guantanamo inmate whom the Obama administration released on assurances that he would not go back to terrorism has emerged as a top al Qaeda leader in a video urging Muslims to kill Americans. Ibrahim al-Qosi has resurfaced as a committed terrorist while President Obama and congressional Republicans engage in a battle over the fate of the U.S. military prison in Cuba and its 107 remaining inmates.

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  7. U.S. aware of reports on Sudanese ex-Guantanamo detainee joining al-Qaeda in YemenRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The United States said it is aware but could not confirm reports that a former Sudanese detainee of the notorious Guantanamo prison has joined the al-Qaeda chapter in Yemen more than three years after being released. The 55-years old Ibrahim al-Qosi, who served as a cook and bookkeeper to late al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden in Afghanistan, pleaded guilty in 2010 to charges of conspiring with the group and providing material support for terrorism.

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  8. Report: Former Gitmo Detainee Back on BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | News Max

    Ex-Guantanamo detainee Ibrahim al-Qosi, a former top aide to al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, has re-emerged as a leader of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula , The Long War Journal reports. AQAP has released a video titled "Guardians of Sharia," that shows the 55-year-old al-Qosi and other top AQAP officials talking about encouraging lone-wolf and other small scale attacks in the West.

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  9. GOP lawmakers say Taliban-Bergdahl prisoner swap had ulterior motiveRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A new congressional report details what Republicans call a deception surrounding a controversial 2014 prisoner swap, suggesting the release of five Taliban prisoners in exchange for American captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl had an ulterior motive: helping President Obama get closer to his goal of shutting down the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  10. Back in the Fold Gitmo detainee freed in '12 turns up in Al Qaeda videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Fox News

    A hardened Al Qaeda fighter who served as Usama bin Laden's jack-of-all-trades before spending a decade at Guantanamo Bay made a military prosecutor's prophecy come true when he resurfaced on the field of battle in Yemen, where he is one of the terror group's top leaders. Ibrahim al-Qosi, a Sudanese native who once served as Usama bin Laden's cook, chauffeur and bookkeeper, appears in the latest video released this week by Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula , some three years after he was released from the U.S. military facility.

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  11. 'Serial' Season 2 debuts with Bowe Bergdahl telling 'desertion' storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | WMTV Madison

    The popular podcast "Serial" launched its second season Thursday, shining a spotlight on the mysterious disappearance of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl - and allowing him to be heard publicly for the first time since he was freed by the Taliban in May 2014.

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  12. Obama accused of ulterior motive in Guantanamo prisoner swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Republican U.S. lawmakers accused President Barack Obama on Thursday of arranging the exchange of five inmates from the Guantanamo Bay detention center for accused Army deserter Bowe Bergdahl as part of his plan to close the prison. The House Armed Services Committee released a report on Thursday that found the Obama administration "clearly broke the law" by failing to notify Congress of the transfer of the prisoners from Guantanamo Bay.

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  13. Surprise: Released Gitmo Detainee Now an Al Qaeda Leader in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Townhall

    Yemen, you may recall, is a glittering Smart Power success story according to our president -- whose fixation with emptying and closing the Guantanamo Bay terrorist detention facility has placed political posturing above national security prudence. The latest, via Thomas Joscelyn's Long War Journal : BREAKING: Guantanamo detainee released July 2012 now a leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula https://t.co/ktP8995I1J @thomasjoscelyn Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula released a new video featuring a former Guantanamo detainee, Ibrahim Qosi, who is also known as Sheikh Khubayb al Sudani.

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  14. Afghan Taliban leader injured in firefight: officials, militant sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Kabul: Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was injured in a firefight following a verbal dispute at a meeting of militant commanders in Pakistan, officials said, exposing the deep divisions within the fractious militant movement. "Mansour was seriously injured.

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  15. The guard tower at the entrance to Camps V and VI inside Guantanamo Bay.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Now a newspaper report says Obama's plans have hit a new hurdle - it may be too expensive to close. The Wall Street Journal reports the White House rejected a Pentagon plan to close Gitmo and build a new U.S. prison in its place, because the cost estimates were too high.

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  16. Strong NH - Hassan still silent on Gitmo planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NH Insider

    According to the Pentagon, they were transferred to the United Arab Emirates . , Sen. Kelly Ayotte said that the recent release of Gitmo detainees occurred just four-and-a-half hours after French officials raided the Bataclan to stop an attack there.

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  17. Nhgop Calls on Hassan to Denounce Obama Guantanamo Detainee TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NH Insider

    Concord New Hampshire Republican State Committee Chairman Jennifer Horn today released the following statement calling on Governor Hassan to denounce President Obama's dangerous transfer of five Guantanamo Bay detainees only hours after the Paris terrorist attacks: "Only hours after the barbaric terrorist attacks in Paris, President Obama handed over five longtime Guantanamo Bay detainees accused of terrorism to the United Arab Emirates. This extreme, ideologically-motivated action ignores the dangerous reality that nearly a third of the terrorists released from Guantanamo Bay are either confirmed or suspected of reengaging in terrorism.

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  18. Gitmo prisoner held for 13 years a victim of mistaken identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | CBS News

    A Yemeni prisoner at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay appears to have been the victim of mistaken identity, suspected of being a significant member of al Qaeda and not just a low-level Islamic fighter, officials said in documents released Tuesday. The documents were part of a packet of materials produced for the Periodic Review Board, a panel of government officials deciding whether prisoner Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri can be released from Guantanamo as part of larger effort to reduce the number of men held and eventually close the prison at the base in Cuba.

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  19. Report: Plan to close Gitmo too costlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | CNN

    ... 750 men at Guantanamo. A military doctor holds a feeding tube used to feed detainees on a hunger strike at a Camp Delta hospital at Guantanamo in June 2013. In March 2013, the U.S. military announced that dozens of detainees had begun a hunger ...

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  20. Guantanamo prisoner has been held for 13 years despite being wrongfully arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Raw Story

    Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri was low-level Islamist foot soldier, not al-Qaida courier and trainer as had been believed A man who has spent 13 years in the US prison camp at GuantA namo Bay, Cuba, was arrested partly in a case of mistaken identity, US officials conceded Tuesday. Officials admitted that Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri, 37, was a low-level Islamist foot soldier and not an al-Qaida courier and trainer as previously thought, during a Guantanamo hearing.

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