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  1. Two More Former Gitmo Detainees Arrested in Terror Raid in BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Gateway Pundit

    Two former detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba were arrested by Belgian police in a counterterrorism operation targeting a recruiting network for al Qaeda in Syria. They were arrested Wednesday night along with three others as they were about to break into a house to raise funds in the town of Hoboken, near Antwerp, a senior Belgian counterterrorism official told CNN.


  2. 2 ex- Guantanamo prisoners charged with 'terrorism' in BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Peninsula

    BRUSSELS: Two former inmates at the US prison in Guantanamo Bay have been arrested in Belgium on charges of belonging to a group suspected of recruiting jihadists for Syria, prosecutors said Friday. The pair were arrested early Thursday in connection with a burglary at an apartment near the northern Belgian port city of Antwerp, a spokesman for the prosecutor, Jean Pascal Thoreau, told AFP.


  3. Obama administration resists release of Guantanamo force feeding tapesRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Ekklesia Daily News

    The Obama administration last night asked a federal judge to reconsider her order to release the GuantA namo force-feeding tapes. In the ongoing First Amendment battle by 16 press organisations seeking to publish the video tapes of former detainee Abu Wa'el Dhiab being force-fed, Judge Gladys Kessler issued an order on 10 July that the government complete key redactions and prepare the tapes for release by 30 September. 4 comments

  4. Is the end in sight for Gitmo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 |

    Protestors hold signs as they call for the closing of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility during a global day of action for the closing of the prison in front of the White House in 2014. Picture: Nicholas Kamm It sounds like an old vinyl record stuck in its groove, another regular reminder of what has long since been a national disgrace.


  5. White House Confirms Draft Plan To Close Guantanamo Almost FinishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    After a long bout of silence and accusations of delays, the Obama administration finally announced that plans for Congress to close down Guantanamo Bay are near completion. "The Administration is in the final stages of drafting a plan to safely and responsibly close the prison at Guantanamo Bay and to present that plan to Congress," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said.


  6. US Navy nurse honored for not force-feeding Gitmo prisonersRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A U.S. Navy nurse who refused to force-feed prisoners on an extended hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has received an ethics award from the American Nurses Association. The unidentified nurse was honored with the Year of Ethics award on Thursday in Washington.


  7. Guantanamo Bay closure: Why plans to close the notorious prison may be wishful thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Independent

    ... been approved for release. A detainee is escorted by military police at Camp 4 of the maximum security prison Camp Delta at Guantanamo Naval Base, 26 August 2004 Yes, a few truly big fishes are to be found there, like Khalid Sheik Mohammed, a prime ...


  8. Pentagon Threatens to Revoke Security Clearance of Navy Nurse Who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Pam's House Blend

    Despite a decision to not pursue charges, the Department of Defense has threatened to revoke the security clearance of a Navy nurse, who refused to force-feed prisoners at Guantanamo Bay. Physicians for Human Rights condemned this news and called it "backdoor retaliation for his refusal to force-feed Guantanamo detainees on hunger strike."


  9. White House finalizing plan to close GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    White House finalizing plan to close Guantanamo Obama's press secretary calls continued operation of Guantanamo Bay prison "a particularly effective recruiting tool for terrorists" Check out this story on A Public Affairs Officer escorts media through the currently closed Camp X-Ray which was the first detention facility to hold 'enemy combatants' at the U.S. Naval Station on June 27, 2013 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. WASHINGTON -- The White House is close to bringing Congress another plan for closing the prison for terrorism detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a campaign pledge that President Barack Obama hasn't given up on, his spokesman said Wednesday.


  10. ISLAMABAD: The looming IS threatRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | Asia News Network

    As the Afghan Taliban sat face to face with the officials of the Kabul government in Murree last week, its fighters were locked in a bloody turf war with the self-styled Islamic State or Daesh back home. For long, the presence of the militant group in this region was downplayed; many even dismissed it as a purely Middle Eastern phenomenon with little possibility of it making inroads outside that region.


  11. What happened in this chair?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 |

    ... States. The restraint chair used to force-feed detainees on hunger strike is seen at the detainee hospital in Camp Delta. Picture: Joe Raedle/Getty Images) "Despite my condition, prison authorities unleash an entire riot squad of six giant guards to ...


  12. Gitmo board weighs Yemeni man's caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 |

    A Yemeni man suspected of being a member of al-Qaeda, who has been held at Guantanamo Bay military prison since 2002, faced a US national security board on Tuesday to determine if he should be transferred out of the prison. Salman Yahya Hassan Muhammad Rabei'i, 36, is suspected of having fought in Afghanistan, according to a US Department of Defense profile.


  13. Gitmo force-feeding videos must be released by end of August - judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Russia Taday

    The US government has until August 31 to prepare and release eight of 32 videos depicting the "disturbing" force-feeding of a detainee held for 12 years at the Guantanamo Bay military detention complex, a federal judge ordered. US District Judge Gladys Kessler excoriated lawyers for the US Department of Justice on Thursday for the government's delay in releasing the footage after she first ordered negotiations for their preparation in October.


  14. Islamic State says emir for Khorasan province is aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Long War Journal

    A former detainee at Guantanamo Bay who was one of the first jihadists to defect to the Islamic State in the Afghan-Pakistan region has denied reports that the group's emir for its Khorasan province was killed last week in a US airstrike. Abdul Rahim Muslim Dost, who was detained at Guantanamo for three years, "rejected the killing of Hafiz Saeed Khan," the emir for Khorasan province, according to Pajhwok Afghan News .


  15. Guantanamo prisoner, cleared of war crimes, remains in solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A month after a federal court set aside a 2008 tribunal's war-crimes conviction of a former Osama bin Laden aide, he remains isolated as a convict in a maximum-security prison at Guantanamo. Army Col.


  16. Guantanamo prisoner - cleared of war crimes - remains in solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Raw Story

    A US soldier walks next to the razor wire-topped fence at the abandoned "Camp X-Ray" detention facility at the US Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, April 2014 GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba-A month after a federal court set aside a 2008 tribunal's war-crimes conviction of a former Osama bin Laden aide, he remains isolated as a convict in a maximum-security prison at Guantanamo. Army Col.


  17. Podcast: The Threat of Unspecified Terrorism Attacks by People Who Shall Not Be Named is Very RealRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | Fire Dog Lake

    There were no Islamic State-inspired terrorism attacks on or around the Fourth of July in the United States, but CNN and other major US media organizations expended much energy spreading fear far and wide so Americans would be on edge throughout the holiday weekend. And, when nothing happened, FBI Director James Comey fabricated claims that terrorism suspects arrested in June were at one point prepared to attack on July 4. At least ten individuals were said to have been arrested with Islamic State ties.


  18. Donald Trump just gave an amazingly surreal speech in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Watersblogged

    Standing in front of an animated screen in Las Vegas on Saturday, Trump spoke passionately for almost a half an hour, hitting some of his main talking points: President Barack Obama's weakness, a 'porous' southern border, his business successes, and even Benghazi. It was one of two similarly themed speeches in the day.


  19. Obama Administration Ordered to Prepare Release of Videos of Former...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Fire Dog Lake

    President Barack Obama's administration has been ordered by a federal judge to prepare videos of forced feedings of a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner for release on August 31. Abu Wa'el Dhiab, a forty-six year-old Syrian, was imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay from 2002 to December 2014. He remained in detention for five years after Obama's own review task force cleared him for release.


  20. The Obama Administration Is Still Hiding Gitmo Force-Feeding Videos, And A Judge Isn't Having ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Switched

    A federal judge who this week excoriated lawyers representing the Obama administration for their repeated attempts to delay the release of videos showing a Guantanamo detainee being force-fed ordered the federal government on Friday to complete redactions to the videos by the end of September. U.S. District Judge Gladys Kessler issued her order a day after she laid into Justice Department lawyers in court for repeatedly delaying the process of redacting the videos.