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Omar Khadr : Guantanamo Detainee Transferred to Canada
Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr has been transferred to Canada to serve out the remainder of an eight-year prison sentence for having killed an American soldier in a 2002 firefight in Afghanistan. A detainee for a decade, Khadr had been held at the U.S. detention facility...
Facing Jihad's Risk a Corrections Issue, Inside Guantanamo and Out
When Forensic Psychiatry Meets Terrorism, it Needs the Religious to Define Religion
Four Journalists Banned From Gitmo Coverage for Outing an Interrogator
The Pentagon has barred four reporters from further reporting of the military commission proceedings at the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay because they published articles identifying a witness whose identity had been protected by the presiding judge even though it...
Justice Department on So-called ”Al Qaeda Seven”: We Will Not Participate in An Attempt to Drag People’s Names Through the Mud
For several weeks, Republican lawmakers and a conservative group have been attacking the Justice Department for refusing to reveal the names of nine officials who have in some way advocated for or represented detainees at Guantanamo Bay. "The administration has...
Obama Administration Transfers 12 Detainees to Yemen, Afghanistan, Somaliland
The number of detainees being held at Guantanamo Bay sank to under 200 this weekend with the transfer of a dozen former prisoners in the last day to Yemen, Afghanistan, and Somaliland.
Obama to Order Gitmo Shut Down
President's Order to Close Detention Facility Expected Thursday, Military Trials Suspended
Iraqi Insurgents Claim to Have Killed Missing Soldiers
KIDNAPPED US SOLDIERS IN IRAQ Iraqi Insurgents Claim to Have Killed Missing Soldiers An Iraqi insurgent group says it has killed two missing American soldiers who they said had been captured alive. According to a full translation of a ten-minute video released by the group earlier today, the group
Growing Up Gitmo
Omar Khadr isn't your average Guantanamo detainee. A Canadian citizen of Arab descent, Khadr was taken into U.S. custody when he was 15 years old on charges of killing a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan. Now 19, Omar has spent four years of his teenage life growing up at Gitmo. And now that the Supreme
Failed Female Suicide Bomber Confesses on TV
INVESTIGATIONS Iraqi Woman Admits on TV to Jordan Attack Iraqi woman says on state TV that she tried to blow herself up at Amman hotel along with husband. ( AP ) Watch the Video ( ABC News ) U.S. Held Iraqi With Same Name as Bomber American forces last year detained and later released an Iraqi with
The Insider: Daily Terrorism Report
Chechnya's feared warlord Shamil Basayev claimed responsibility for the deadly school hostage taking in southern Russia that killed more than 330 people, today's news reported. Rebels commanded by Basayev have "carried out a series of successful military operations," including "the operation in the