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US confirms two more freed Guantanamo inmates rejoined militant groups

In the first six months of 2016, two more militants released from the US naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have returned to fighting, the US government said on Wednesday.

US military closes one of the Guantanamo Bay prison camps

US military closes one of the Guantanamo Bay prison camps

The detainees formerly housed there have been moved to another prison camp in the Cuba-based facility.

Barack Obama `not ready to concede` Gitmo will stay open

With months left in office, US President Barack Obama said on Thursday he was not ready to give up on an eight-year-old promise to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

15 Guantanamo inmates transferred to UAE

The administration of George W. Bush opened a prison there to hold terror suspects.
 

US transfers Guantanamo inmate to Italy: Official

The United States has transferred Saudi-born Yemeni inmate Fayiz Ahmad Yahia Suleiman to Italy, the Pentagon announced Sunday, as President Barack Obama seeks to close the reviled American military detention center in Cuba.

Guantanamo Bay-like prison to be built in Jammu and Kashmir, CM Mufti seeks Rs 7 crore from Centre

Guantanamo Bay-like prison to be built in Jammu and Kashmir, CM Mufti seeks Rs 7 crore from Centre

A Budgam court on May 25 had said that “situations like Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay cannot be tolerated” in India.

Removal of judge, prosecutors sought in Guantanamo 9/11 case

They said that the judge had previously directed the government to preserve the evidence and then allowed it to be destroyed without notifying the defense lawyers, who learned about it last month.

Pentagon to send about a dozen Guantanamo inmates to other countries soon

 The Pentagon plans to transfer about a dozen inmates of the Guantanamo military prison to at least two countries that have agreed to take them, a US official said on Wednesday, the latest move in President Barack Obama`s final push to close the facility.

Barack Obama presents plan to close Guantanamo prison

Barack Obama presents plan to close Guantanamo prison

President Barack Obama presented a long-shot plan Tuesday to shutter the Guantanamo Bay detention center, hoping to fulfill an elusive campaign promise before he leaves office next year.

Pentagon due to submit Guantanamo closure plan

Military officials are poised to submit to Congress a much-anticipated report on how to close the US detention center at Guantanamo Bay, a spokesman said Monday.

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Killers of thousands on 9/11 can't stand female guards!

Killers of thousands on 9/11 can't stand female guards!

Muslim detainees at Guantanamo claim that physical contact with women outside their immediate families violated their religious beliefs.

`9/11 Five` head back to court, though trial still distant

The five men accused of plotting the September 11, 2001 attacks -- including the alleged mastermind -- are this week due back in US military court, though their prospects for an actual trial remain elusive.

US President Barack Obama signs defence bill despite Guantanamo shut down restrictions

US President Barack Obama signs defence bill despite Guantanamo shut down restrictions

US President Barack Obama signed a defence bill that includes restrictions on transfer of prisoners from Guantanamo Bay to Washington which will directly affect the shut down of the prison, the media reported on Thursday.

Obama signs bill making Gitmo closure tougher

The bill upholds a ban on transferring prisoners from Gitmo to the United States.

UAE takes five Yemeni prisoners freed by US from Guantanamo

Five men who have been held for more than 13 years at the US base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been released.

Last prisoner of Guantanamo Bay released

Last prisoner of Guantanamo Bay released

Saudi national Shaker Aamer was held since 2002 but has never been charged or put on trial.

Islamic State 'Not My Cup of Tea', says British woman who travelled to Syria

Islamic State 'Not My Cup of Tea', says British woman who travelled to Syria

Shukee Begum, 33, travelled to Syria with her children to find her husband Jamal al-Harith.

Pentagon announces transfer of Guantanamo detainee to Saudi Arabia

The United States has transferred Abdul Shalabi, a detainee at the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to the government of Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

Barack Obama mulling options for closing Guantanamo prison: White House

The White House is considering a "wide array" of options for closing the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday, declining to rule out executive action as an option.