Abdel Malik Ahmed Abdel Wahab al-Rahabi, accused after the September 2001 terror attacks of being Osama bin Laden’s bodyguard, has been transferred from Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba. Wahab al-Rahabi was allegedly involved in planning the attacks on New York City, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Abdel Malik Ahmed Abdel Wahab al-Rahabi, bodyguard, 9/11 planner, and possible relative of Osama bin Laden, has been released from Guantanamo Bay...
Originally from Yemen, 37-year-old Abdel Malik Wahab al Rahabi was delivered to Montenegro instead of his home country because of extremism-related concerns. He spent in the Guantanamo prison 14 years and has never been charged with a crime.
Yemeni released after 14 years in custody and sent to Montenegro, marking start of expected round of releases from the U.S. base in Cuba.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has transferred a detainee from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo to Montenegro, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.
A Russian national suspected by US authorities of having fought for an al-Qaeda affiliate has asked to be released from the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba, according to an official filing.
The US Department of Defense is not able to confirm reports that a former Guantanamo Bay detainee, who was transferred to Uruguay, has gone missing in neighboring Brazil, department spokesman Peter Cook said at a press conference on Tuesday.
President Barack Obama is again facing dissent from within his administration – this time from Attorney General Loretta Lynch - over his plans to shutter the Guantanamo Bay military prison, according to senior administration officials. Lynch,...Show More Summary
Of course, you have a lot more to answer for if you’re a Republican. You own Guantanamo. “What is the moral superiority of the United States of America if we torture prisoners?” Mr. McCain said shortly before the election. Mr. Obama vowed to shut down the prison during his first year in office, calling it [...]Show More Summary
The prison is the symbol of everything that is wrong with the United States’ so-called war on terror.
President Obama vowed to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, but has struggled against congressional resistance and a slow-moving review process, exemplified by the strange case of Haroon al-Afghani, reports Dennis J Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein There has long been a…Read more ?
Tariq ba Odah has been caged at Guantánamo for nearly 13 years, despite being cleared for release by the nation’s top security agencies. The following is an excerpt from the new book Obama's Guantanamo: Stories from an Enduring Prison edited...Show More Summary
As his last few years in office begin winding down, President Obama has been speeding to release as many dangerous terrorists from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility as he can
Former Guantanamo chief prosecutor Morris Davis said that detainees at the US detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba should be tried in a US federal court, because the secret military commissions have failed to justly prosecute suspects.
Former chief prosecutor at the Guantanamo Bay detention center said that none of the individuals responsible for the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) torture program have been held criminally accountable for their actions, despite CIA’s recent claims of accountability.
Alleged 20th September 11 attacks hijacker asks review board for freedom as the US admits his torture at naval prison.
Inspired by journeys to Iraq, Afghanistan, and Guantanamo, the hyper-anxieties of war come alive in Steve Mumford’s paintings at Postmasters Gallery.
French authorities have ruled out creating Guantanamo Bay-style detention centers for suspected Islamic radicals, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said Wednesday. The announcement comes as the nation contends with a growing domestic terror problem, particularly in the wake of a fatal stabbing of two...
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The bill still must be reconciled with a House bill that doesn't mention women and the draft, and it faces a veto threat from President Obama over, among other things, the closure of Guantanamo Bay.