Chinese Uighurs News
Bin Laden's Driver Freed from Guantanamo
A Guantanamo detainee described as Osama bin Laden's one-time driver and bodyguard has been transferred to Sudan after having served a two year sentence following a guilty plea before a military commission. At a military commission two years ago, Ibrahim al-Qosi pleaded guilty to conspiracy and
Last of the Persecuted Uighurs Leave Guantanamo
The Pentagon has freed the last three of 22 Chinese Uighurs from the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Announcing the release of Yusef Abbas, Saidullah Khalik and Hajiakbar Abdul Ghuper, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby today called it a “significant milestone” in efforts...
Angry Birds and Joe Biden, the Romney and Rubio Show, the Woman Behind Romney's Voice, His Dad's Dad (PM Note)
Angry Birds – Bird Strike Grounds Air Force 2 in Santa Barbara – http://abcn.ws/HZvJts Voting in France Starts Sunday – http://abcn.ws/HYN1sI Barnstorm – Romney and Rubio will Campaign Together in Pennsylvania Monday Secret Service Scandal Widens, Somehow Finds a Sarah Palin Peg – ...
First Gitmo Detainees In More Than A Year Transferred
Two Uighur detainees were released from the detainee center at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Facility to El Salvador Thursday, the first detainees transferred from the facility in more than a year and the first such transfer to Latin America. As a presidential candidate, President Obama...
The Note's Must-Reads for Tuesday, March 2, 2010
The Note's Must-Reads are a round-up of today's political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News Desk Assistants PETER MARTINEZ, KRISTEN RED-HORSE, CLAUDIA MORALES,...
Obama Administration Wins Latest Round In Keeping Uighurs from US Soil
The Obama administration has won —for now—its dramatic battle to keep 5 Uighurs who are currently housed in Guantanamo Bay from entering US soil.
The Uighur Dilemma Coming to an End*
With news that the remaining seven Uighurs at Guantanamo Bay have now been offered a resettlement, the dilemma of the Gitmo Uighurs appears to be coming to a close.
Gitmo Detainees in U.S. Courts: Critics Ratchet Up Opposition
As the Obama administration prepares to announce that it will try some of the detainees being held at the detention center at Guantanamo in U.S. federal courts, opponents of the plan are ratcheting up their criticism. Critics like Michael Mukasey, former Attorney General for the Bush
What's Next for Gitmo Detainees?
Obama Administration Prepares to Unveil Plans for Dealing With 220 men Locked Up at Cuba Base