WASHINGTON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - An inmate at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been released to the government of Mauritania, the U.S. Defense Department said on Monday, bringing down to 60 the number of prisoners held at the facility set up after the Sept. 11 attacks to hold terrorism suspects.
Mohamedou Ould Slahi was released after a review board in July determined his continued detention was not necessary to protect against a threat to U.
Five detainees at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, were transferred to the government of the United Arab Emirates, the U.S. Defense Department said on Sunday. The transferred detainees were identified by the Pentago...
Shackles line the floor of a classroom at Guantanamo Bay prison. Photo by Larisa Epatko/PBS NewsHour. The Defense Department announced Monday that it released two prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to the government of Saudi Arabi...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Sunday it had transferred a Yemeni inmate from the Guantanamo Bay prison to Italy, bringing the number of detainees at the U.S. naval base in Cuba to 78.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two inmates from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, are being transferred to Serbia, leaving 76 detainees at the facility, the U.S. government said on Monday.