Guantanamo Bay Newswire (Page 9)

Guantanamo Bay Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. In Fox-Land, There's Never A Good Time To Close Guantanamo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    While having a collective hissy fit over President Obama's decision to release more prisoners from our prison at Guantanamo Bay, the yappers on Fox's Cashin' In did their best to pretend that there's no such thing as blowback from the prison's existence. They were also screaming to the hills about the timing of the closing, because God knows we can't be releasing or moving any of these prisoners we refuse to charge with anything right after there was a terrorist attack in Paris.

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  2. CSNH takes out full page UL ad on Hassan's Gitmo positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | NH Insider

    Citizens for a Strong New Hampshire took out a full page advertisement in the New Hampshire Union Leader today - calling on Governor Maggie Hassan to fully explain her position on closing the Guantanamo Bay detention facility . **More images of the newspaper advertisement can be provided upon request** While there are currently over 100 dangerous individuals still at Gitmo, President Barack Obama vowed on Thursday to continue his push to close it despite delays.

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  3. Strong NH: Your Weekly E-NewsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | NH Insider

    We took out a full page advertisement in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Friday calling on Governor Maggie Hassan to fully explain her position on closing the Guantanamo Bay detention facility . that five Yemeni nationals were released from Gitmo, including an Al Qaeda terrorist who reportedly had close ties to Osama bin Laden.

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

    Nov 20, 2015 | 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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  5. NY Times Totally Worried About The Price Of FearRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... get over it), which they initially supported, along with the majority of Democrats and intelligence agencies. Guantanamo Bay detention facility, which holds/held lots of stone cold jihadis, whom are called "perceived threats" by the EB. They do have ...

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  6. 3 top prosecutors: Don't send us Guantanamo detaineesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    Top prosecutors in three states being assessed as potential future homes for Guantanamo Bay detainees implored the Obama administration on Wednesday not to send the prisoners to their states. In the letter, attorneys general from Colorado, Kansas and South Carolina said that bringing detainees to their areas "will create imminent danger" and make "targets" out of the communities where they are placed.

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  7. Indiana National Guard unit bound for GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Indiana National Guard unit bound for Guantanamo About 60 members of an Indianapolis-based Indiana National Guard unit are going to be deployed to Cuba. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1HcHLjW 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.

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  8. Rep. Lynn Jenkins introduces resolution disapproving of Guantanamo closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins introduced legislation Thursday to further underscore her opposition to close a controversial prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer its inmates to the U.S. mainland. The resolution is largely a symbolic measure granting Jenkins, a Republican, and like-minded colleagues yet another opportunity to state their claims that President Barack Obama's plans for Guantanamo are illegal and unconstitutional.

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  9. K&S Partner's First Gitmo Clients Are Released a Decade After He Took CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Law.com

    A decade after Atlanta lawyer John Chandler took them on as pro bono clients, two Yemeni men imprisoned at the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have finally been released. Suleiman Al-Nahdi and Fahmi Al-Asani were among five Yemenis accepted by the United Arab Emirates for resettlement last week, after almost 14 years at Guantanamo.

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  10. Obama Aiming for - Fewer than 100' Guantanamo De...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | KXRO radio

    President Obama, hoping to continue working towards a promise made in his first campaign, said Thursday that he hopes to decrease the detainee population at the prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. "I expect that early by next year, we may even have fewer than 100 people at Guantanamo," Obama said Thusday.

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  11. Lynch talks terrorism, police violence, Syrian refugee plan on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... Lynch on Tuesday testified on Capitol Hill that the Obama administration will not bring detainees from the Guantanamo Bay Naval prison to the United States with the purpose of closing the facility, because it is against the law to do so. The remarks ...

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  12. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    ... losing a lot The White House has decided to delay releasing its plan to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, dealing the Obama administration another political setback in a week that has been rife with them. A Defense ...

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  13. Some Congressmen say delay of Guantanamo closure should be permanentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Some Republican members of Congress said Wednesday that the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay is needed in the wake of terrorist attacks in Paris and welcomed the delay of President Barack Obama's plan to close the jail. "I'm glad the Obama administration has shelved this foolish plan," said Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

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  14. Obama vows Gitmo closure pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    President Barack Obama vowed today to work "meticulously" with Congress to try to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center, and said he saw no reason for the Paris attacks to derail his long-planned push to make good on an unfulfilled campaign promise. Speaking to reporters at an economic summit, Obama suggested he still intended to submit a plan to Congress outlining a strategy to close Guantanamo, although he did not offer a time frame.

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  15. Obama still plans to shut Guantanamo. Can he?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | CNN

    President Barack Obama signed an executive order on January 22, 2009, to close the detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, within a year. Nearly six years later, the prison for terrorism suspects remains open.

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  16. Obama Stumbles Again onGitmo Closure PlanRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    The White House has decided to delay releasing its plan to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, dealing the Obama administration another political setback in a week that has been rife with them.

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  17. Pentagon to unveil Guantanamo closure planRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    The Pentagon is poised to release a much-anticipated report on shutting down Guantanamo Bay, even as Congress battles to block the transfer of the military prison inmates from Cuba to US soil. A file photo taken during an escorted visit and reviewed by the US military shows a razor-wired fence and a watch tower at the disused "Camp X-Ray" detention facility at the US Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba Officials have said the report on US prison sites that could house the last Guantanamo detainees -- enabling President Barack Obama to fulfil a key election pledge -- would be published in the coming days.

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  18. Democrats hint they are ready for Obama to shut down Gitmo aloneRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    As Congress awaits the administration's plans to close Guantanamo Bay, Democrats are suggesting it might not be a bad thing if President Barack Obama shutters the facility unilaterally. While Democratic leaders are being careful not to implore Obama directly to cut Congress out of his decision-making process, they are giving the president ample political cover to use executive authority to shutter the controversial detention facility.

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  19. Paul Ryan Warns Obamaagainst Closing Guantanamo BayRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    House speaker Paul Ryan warned President Obama Tuesday against defying the lawmakers who have voted to prevent him from transferring prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility to the U.S. "He doesn't have the authority to do it," Ryan told Bloomberg's Mark Halperin last night. "The law is the law.

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  20. Congress OKs bill banning Guantanamo detainees from USRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | KFMB-am

    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Nov. 5, 2015, photo, Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., speaks about the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate is poised to pass a bill on Nov. 10, that bans ...

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