Rather than sending him to Guantanamo Bay
“The Trump administration has brought a Qaeda suspect to the United States to face trial in federal court, backing off its hard-line position that terrorist suspects should be sent to the naval prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, rather than to [...]
The president and members of his administration have previously advocated using the prison at Guantanamo Bay to hold and prosecute terrorism suspects
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has adamantly favored holding suspects in Guantánamo Bay. That rhetoric is meeting the reality of fighting terrorism in 2017.
Former officials of both parties have endorsed the goal. But the 41 inmates left there have reason to wonder if they'll ever leave.
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Emmy-winning actor will play the Guantanamo Bay military commander in live adaptation from Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin
International and Canadian law leaves no doubt: what Omar Khadr experienced in Guantanamo was torture The post Yes, sleep deprivation is torture appeared first on Macleans.ca.
EXCLUSIVE: In competitive bidding, Showtime has landed Guantanamo, a drama series series that will start with a 10 episode first season. Oliver Stone is poised to direct the two-hour opening episode in what marks the 3-time Oscar winning filmmaker’s first foray in scripted television. Show More Summary
A judge in Toronto has dismissed a request to freeze the assets of a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner. Omar Khadr last week was reportedly issued an $8 million (CA$10.5 million) … Click to Continue »
Guantánamo's youngest prisoner was forced into joining militants in Afghanistan.
There are those who ask why more Muslims haven’t spoken out against terror, all the while covering their ears so as not to hear those of us who do.
Lawyers for the widow of a U.S. soldier slain in Afghanistan have filed court papers in Canada formally seeking to take millions of dollars away from a former Guantanamo Bay … Click to Continue »
CHANGE IT BACK: Trump Administration May Begin Sending Terrorists to Guantanamo Again.
The other day we talked about Omar Khadr, the Guantanamo alum who won a $10.5 million settlement with the Canadian government for his mistreatment by Canadian interrogators during his stay at the tropical resort village. Khadr pleaded guilty seven years ago to the murder of American Army Sergeant Christopher Speer while the sergeant was treating […]
Pretty much what you'd expect a real estate guy to do The post Guantanamo Bay Is Not Only Not Closing, It May Be Looking For New Occupants appeared first on RedState.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending his government's multimillion-dollar payment to a former Guantanamo prisoner.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending his government's apology and multimillion-dollar payment to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who pleaded guilty to killing a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan. The … Click to Continue »