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  1. Water War Against the Poor: Flint and the Crimes of CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    ... and suspended the Constitution - and called it justice. (Theirs's actually a joint called Camp Justice in Guantanamo Bay - I kid you not) In Michigan's prisons, there ain't a single prisoner who committed a more vicious crime than the Governor of ...

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  2. Guantanamo detainees are still dangerousRead the original story

    Sunday | Stars and Stripes

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter faces a profound dilemma. He leads the department that has jurisdiction over the facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, that detains Islamic militants.

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  3. 91 prisoners left at GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NWAonline

    ... The number of hunger strikers is down to a handful. After 14 years, the detention center on the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, appears to be winding down despite opposition in Congress to President Barack Obama's intent to close the facility, ...

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  4. Iraq snapshotRead the original story

    Saturday | The Common Ills

    ... one of the photos released on Friday involved detainees held in Abu Ghraib or at the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said." While that is news, Shane Harris and Nancy A. Youssef (DAILY BEAST) emphasize another aspect:

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  5. Pentagon Releases Photos of Alleged Detainee AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | News Max

    ... d that the photos released Friday do not involve incidents at Abu Ghraib or at the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  6. Pentagon releases prisoner abuse photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Daily Star

    ... of the photos released on Friday involved detainees held in Abu Ghraib or at the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said. About 14 of the allegations were substantiated - leading to the disciplining of 65 service personnel, ...

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  7. Deadline looms for Obama to send Gitmo closure plan to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Washington Examiner

    The clock is ticking toward the Feb. 23 deadline for the administration to provide Congress with details of how it will close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. But it's still unclear where detainees who can't be released will be sent.

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  8. Debate remains loud, but Gitmo quietingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Journal Gazette

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba Empty cells outnumber occupied ones. There are fewer prisoners than the assorted medical personnel to care for them.

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  9. Fasting, Splashing; how Gitmo detainees protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | ABC Action News

    The detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is where some of the most dangerous people in the world, according to the US military, are being held.

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  10. Quieter, smaller Guantanamo as debate rages on prison's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    President Barack Obama's administration is working to reduce the number of men held at Guantanam... . In this Feb. 2, 2016 photo, a detainee is seen going up the stairs at Camp 6 in the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  11. Brasch Words'No Drama Obama' Needs a Strong Second ActRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | American Reporter

    ... year. During the 2008 campaign, both candidates Barack Obama and John McCain promised to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay. However, President Obama, apparently scared by the right-wing paranoids, hasn't transferred any prisoners to maximum federal ...

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  12. Quieter, smaller Guant namo as debate rages on prisona s fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Miami Herald

    In this Feb. 6, 2016 photo, items provided to detainees are on display at Camp 6 inside the the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. In this Feb. 2, 2016 photo, detainees are seen in the communal area inside Camp 6 in the U.S. detention center at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  13. Quieter, smaller Guantanamo as debate rages on prison's fate - Fri, 05 Feb 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... than the assorted medical personnel to care for them. The number of hunger strikers is down to a handful. GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba - Empty cells outnumber occupied ones. There are fewer prisoners than the assorted medical personnel to care ...

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  14. Military: Detainees behaving in GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | ABC Action News

    Less than 100 people remain in the detainee facility at Guantanamo Bay. Many would assume those remaining are the worst of the worst.

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  15. Time Spent in Guant namo is Time No One Gets Back - Whether Soldier or PrisonerRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Common Dreams

    Shaker Aamer has spoken out about his ordeal in Guantanamo Bay, where he was detained for 14 years. I love my local paper.

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  16. WikiLeaks' Assange should go free from embassy and be compensated: U.N. panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Thanh Nein News

    ... not to hang former dictator Saddam Hussein, and frequent pleas for the closure of the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay. "This changes nothing. We completely reject any claim that Julian Assange is a victim of arbitrary detention. The UK has ...

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  17. UN Panel Says Assange Should Go Free From Embassy And Be CompensatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Switched

    ... not to hang former dictator Saddam Hussein, and frequent pleas for the closure of the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay. "We have been consistently clear that Mr Assange has never been arbitrarily detained by the U.K. but is, in fact, ...

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  18. WikiLeaks' Assange should go free from embassy and be compensated - UN panelRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Stabroek News

    ... not to hang former dictator Saddam Hussein, and frequent pleas for the closure of the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay. "This changes nothing. We completely reject any claim that Julian Assange is a victim of arbitrary detention. The UK has ...

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  19. UN panel (govts ignore it) says Assange must be compensated for 'detention'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Telegraph

    ... not to hang former dictator Saddam Hussein, and frequent pleas for the closure of the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay. "We have been consistently clear that Mr Assange has never been arbitrarily detained by the UK but is, in fact, voluntarily ...

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  20. Guantanamo prosecutor defends retroactive censorship of public hearing in 9/11 caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stars and Stripes

    In this March 30, 2010, file photo, reviewed by the U.S. military, a U.S. trooper stands in the turret of a vehicle with a machine gun, left, as a guard looks out from a tower at the detention facility of Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba. President Barack Obama's quest to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, perhaps by moving some detainees to the United States, has sparked an unusual alliance between his congressional critics and liberal-leaning advocacy groups that say changing the detention facility's ZIP code won't solve the problem.

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