At least 71 prisoners were killed Monday when militants attacked a bus convoy transferring them to another jail in Iraq`s Babil province, a police source said.
A senior Palestinian official has called for international action against Israel over the detention without charge of more than 100 Palestinians who have been on a long-term hunger strike.
The release of five Afghan detainees from Guantanamo in exchange for that of American soldier Bowe Bergdahl, held for five years by the Taliban, was welcomed with "great happiness" by the militants Sunday.
Ordering the government to produce 35 "missing persons" before it in seven days, Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Tuesday declared as illegal the secret detention of any individual by the Army.
Senior United States Senator Lindsey Graham has said Guantanamo Bay is full of “crazy b*****ds” who should not be brought to America.
The pardon comes just four days before the first anniversary of the 18-day Egyptian uprising which began on January 25.
The first Gitmo detainee to plead guilty to a terrorism said the 9/11 attacks were disgusting.
The US State Department did not immediately respond to an inquiry on the subject.
The ICRC monitors conditions at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay.
The Finsbury Park Mosque in London has been said as "haven" for extremists.
US has criticized media organizations for publishing `sensitive information`.
The seven detainees were arrested in December during mass street protests.
Violence has dropped dramatically across Iraq since its peak in 2006, 2007.
Condemned by the lower house
of the US Congress to remain in Guantanamo Bay indefinitely,
"War on Terror" detainees are taking their cases to the Supreme Court, hoping it can break them out.
Investigators questioned four
persons detained in connection with the gang rape of a
30-year-old call-centre employee for another day on Tuesday even as
they claimed to have achieved some success.
UK is set to pay out millions of pounds in compensation to ex-detainees held at Guantanamo Bay.
Two Germans arrested in Iran have told state television they were "tricked" into coming to Iran.
The US is making efforts to close Guantanamo Bay on the naval base in Cuba.
Germany will take in two Guantanamo
detainees, a minister said on Wednesday, in a modest victory for US
President Barack Obama in his bid to win allies` help to close
UN chief will take swift action on the demand for an investigation into flotilla attack.
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