Guantanamo Bay Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Senator Warns Defense Secretary of Blockade Over GitmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Roll Call

    Congress is gearing up for another fight over relocating detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and that has Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter making calls. Sen. Pat Roberts , R-Kan., spoke with Carter Thursday and reiterated his intent to use procedural tools in the Senate to block the transfer of detainees from the naval base at Gitmo to sites on the mainland of the United States, particularly the prison facility at Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

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  2. On Native GroundIT Can't Be Denied: the U.S. is Guilty of TortureRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... has prevented terrorist attacks from occurring since 2001. From the Patriot Act to the creation of a gulag at Guantanamo Bay to illegal spying on Americans to the suspension of habeas corpus, 9/11 became the justification for some of the worst ...

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  3. CNN/ORC poll: Obama disapproval up, most say U.S. doing badlyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | GantDaily.com

    ... approved in both polls). Obama's recently renewed push to close the U.S.-run detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, meets with majority opposition: 53% say the prison should remain open, while 44% think it should be closed with prisoners ...

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  4. Jebby Playing To LoseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Balloon Juice

    ... he said. "I'm cautious about making commitments without having all the facts," he said. Bush defended the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, which Obama has struggled to try to close throughout his presidency. "This is not a torture chamber," he ...

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  5. Israeli force-feeding law pits doctors against stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WRAL.com

    ... emains legal in certain cases in many countries. The United States has admitted to force-feeding detainees in Guantanamo Bay. In several high profile cases over the last century, England

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  6. Hunger-Striking Detainee Tests Obama's Will to Close GuantanamoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Common Dreams

    Since the age of 23, Tariq Ba-Odah has been detained at the U.S. prison facility at Guantanamo Bay. Never charged with a crime, Ba-Odah went on hunger strike eight years ago to protest his indefinite detention, as well as the brutal treatment he is alleged to have suffered at the hands of his captors.

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  7. MomentumAN Embarrassment of RichesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | 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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  8. Jeb's New Iraq Stance: My Brother's 'Mission Was Accomplished'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | New York Magazine

    ... there's no evidence that "civil liberties were violated, that people's privacy was violated." He defended the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, saying he's been there and "this is not a torture chamber." Jeb Bush Isn't His Brother, But He'd Invade ...

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  9. Detainees' lawyers question Obama commitment to close GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Before midnight on Friday, President Barack Obama's Justice Department is due to either block or accept a legal request to free a Guantanamo Bay prisoner who weighs 74 pounds after an eight-year hunger strike. A guard tower of Camp Delta is seen at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba September 4, 2007.

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  10. U.S. flag goes up, but Cold War lingers amid Cuba visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Politico

    ... rights, the two sides also remain far apart on subjects such as the fate of the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, extraditing fugitives, and the U.S. embargo on Cuba, which only Congress can lift. Both Cuba and the United States long ...

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  11. Jeb Bush kicks off Iowa trip with heavy praise of George W. Bush on IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    ... he said. "I'm cautious about making commitments without having all the facts," he said. Bush defended the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, which Obama has struggled to try to close throughout his presidency. "This is not a torture chamber," he ...

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  12. Revealed: Pentagon Blocking Release of Cleared Guantanamo DetaineesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Common Dreams

    The U.S. Pentagon is blocking the release of Guantanamo Bay detainees who have been cleared to return home through diplomatic deals between the U.S. and UK governments, the Guardian revealed on Thursday in an exclusive report. Among those detainees is Shaker Aamer, a Saudi citizen and UK resident who has been held at the U.S. military base in Cuba for more than 13 years without charge and has twice been cleared for release.

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  13. US Military Surveying Prisons to Potentially Hold Guantanamo DetaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Voice of America

    The entrance to Camp 5 and Camp 6 at the U.S. military's Guantanamo Bay detention center, at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba. The Department of Defense has started surveying a military installation in Leavenworth, Kansas, to potentially hold detainees currently at the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  14. Reflections on a Historic APA Convention and the Road AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Psychology Today

    ... . The same Resolution also affirms, based on the 2008 membership referendum, that psychologists present at Guantanamo Bay and similar international sites are in violation of APA policy unless they are working directly on behalf of the detainees or ...

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  15. Malkin: Keep Gitmo jihadists out of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Amarillo.com

    ... in the name of social justice. This week, top White House officials floated renewed plans to close down Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. Pentagon and Justice Department bureaucrats have been powwowing over how to shutter the facility and import up to ...

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  16. No means no: Keep Gitmo jihadists out of USARead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Minot Daily News

    ... in the name of social justice. This week, top White House officials floated renewed plans to close down Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. Pentagon and Justice Department bureaucrats have been powwowing over how to shutter the facility and import up to ...

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  17. Kerry first US secretary of state to visit Havana since 1945Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Hindustan Times

    ... to discuss sticking points in the detente process, such as the trade embargo and the status of the US base in Guantanamo Bay. He will also have a chance to distance himself a little from official Havana and meet nervous dissidents wary of the ...

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  18. WSU psychologist casts only 'no' vote on interrogation banRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of the APA signed a letter asking the group's leaders to investigate James and other members who served at Guantanamo Bay. The organization's ban comes a month after an internal report found that some of its members colluded with the military to ...

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  19. Keep Gitmo jihadists out of the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | San Diego Source

    ... in the name of social justice. This week, top White House officials floated renewed plans to close down Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. Pentagon and Justice Department bureaucrats have been powwowing over how to shutter the facility and import up to ...

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  20. Psychiatrist Paul Mullen's sudden resignation delays Christopher Navin's murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Age

    ... Professor Mullen has also worked as an expert assessor for the US Army defence team acting for former Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks, and assessed Bali nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran years before their execution. The court appointed ...

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