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Obama & GOP clash over Guantanamo

Obama & GOP clash over Guantanamo

Yahya Salih, Staff Writer December 4, 2015

When President Barack Obama took office in 2008, he promised to close down the Guantanamo Bay detention center. As his second term nears its conclusion, Obama hopes to finally fulfill that promise. However,...

Shaker Aamer continued incarceration raises questions about US commitment to human rights

Bryan Dooley, Senior Writer April 12, 2013

Despite being cleared for release from Guantanamo Bay in 2007 and again in 2009, British citizen Shaker Aamer remains incarcerated.  Britain has repeatedly called for his extradition to the U.K., but...

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