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Trump order to keep Guantanamo open won't change much for now
President Donald Trump 's executive order to keep open the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and reserving the right to house additional detainees will likely not have an impact in the short term. That's because there are currently no enemy combatant detainees being held by the United States who
ABC's David Muir Visits the Guantanamo Detention Center
The future of one of the world's most notorious prisons as well as its remaining detainees are at the center of a debate.
For More Than 7 Years, Former Guantanamo Detainee Still Waiting for 'Home'
Bermuda may be the last place you'd expect to find a former detainee of the Guantanamo detention center, one of the most notorious prisons in the world, but Khalil Mamut has called the beautiful, scenic island in the Atlantic Ocean home for a little more than seven years. In 2009, he and three
Deciding the Future of Guantanamo and Its Prisoners
The detention center at Guantanamo Bay is one of the most notorious prisons in the world. It's located on the eastern edge of Cuba , on a sprawling naval base where ABC News' David Muir and his team recently traveled. Since the Sept. 11 attacks, the prison has held nearly 800 detainees, more than
How Many Guantanamo Detainees Are Left After Latest Release
The transfer of 15 Guantanamo detainees transferred to the United Arab Emirates on Monday marked the largest single transfer of detainees to take place during the Obama administration. So, how many detainees remain at the prison? With 20 detainees of the 61 remaining detainees at Guantanamo cleared
15 Guantanamo Detainees Sent to United Arab Emirates
The Pentagon has transferred 15 Guantanamo detainees to the United Arab Emirates, the largest transfer of detainees during the Obama administration. The transfer reduces to 61 the number of detainees still held at the detention facility and is another sign that the Obama administration continues
'Guantanamo Diary' Author Cleared For Release , ACLU Says
A Guantánamo inmate who detailed his captivity in the best-selling memoir, “Guantánamo Diary,” was cleared today for release, according to the American Civil Liberties Union. Mohamedou Ould Slahi, who has been held at the detention camp in Cuba for 14 years with no charges, was cleared for release
Inside the Pentagon Plan for Closing Guantanamo Detention Center
The Obama Administration's plan for closing the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay presented to Congress today anticipates that between 30 and 60 detainees could be transferred to a detention facility in the United States later this year. But moving those detainees from Cuba is not allowed under
Bowe Bergdahl Reveals Why He Left Afghan Military Base
Sgt. Bergdahl's phone conversations with filmmaker Mark Boal are featured in the new season of the podcast "Serial."
Spending Bill Sent To The Senate
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES HOUSE APPROVES $1.1 TRILLION SPENDING BILL: Just hours before a midnight deadline approached, the House of Representatives voted to approve a $1.1 trillion spending package to keep the federal government open - sending the measure over to the Senate ...