Documents: Gitmo Detainee Held For 13 Years Victim Of Mistaken IdentityA Yemeni prisoner at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay appears to have been the victim of mistaken identity, suspected of being a significant member of al Qaeda and not just a low-level Islamic fighter, officials said in documents released Tuesday.
Judge Won't Let Sept. 11 Suspect Fire Lawyer; Case AdvancesThe government's case against five Guantanamo Bay detainees charged with planning and aiding the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack lurched ahead Thursday after a military judge refused to let one of them fire his lead defense attorney.
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Guantanamo Inmates Swapped For Bergdahl Could Move FreelyA one year travel ban is set to expire for five senior Taliban leaders released from Guantanamo in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
Military Bans McDonald's, Outside Meals At Guantanamo Bay Attorney MeetingsNew U.S. military regulations have banned lawyers for Guantanamo Bay inmates from bringing food to their clients – a move that critics and attorneys say severs a vital emotional link to the outside world.
Female Gitmo Guard: No-Touch Rule Diminished Me as SoldierA female soldier at Guantanamo Bay says an order barring women from jobs that require physical contact with male prisoners makes her feel less of a soldier.
Sen. Ayotte: 'Now Is Not The Time To Be Emptying Guantanamo'Citing the terrorist attacks in Paris, newly empowered Republican senators on Tuesday proposed restrictions on President Barack Obama's ability to transfer terror suspects out of the federal prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for the remainder of his term.
Franken To Obama: Don't Bypass Congress To Close GitmoIn their race for Minnesota's U.S. Senate seat, Sen. Al Franken and Republican challenger Mike McFadden are arguing about a controversial high-security prison some 2,000 miles away.
Mom: Jailed Marine In Mexico Suffering Greatly A Marine jailed in Mexico on charges of bringing weapons into the country tried to kill himself after receiving threats of rape, torture and execution, his tearful mother told a House panel Wednesday. She said her son was suffering an ordeal worse than his two combat tours in Afghanistan.
Holder: Mixed Record On National Security Issues Attorney General Eric Holder was just months into the job when he announced plans to prosecute the accused mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks and other alleged co-conspirators in a New York courtroom, rather than through the Guantanamo Bay military commission process.
'The Meaning Of The Law Is Clear And Ambiguous': GAO Says Pentagon Broke Law With Bergdahl SwapThe Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years, for five Taliban leaders, congressional investigators said Thursday.
Army: Bergdahl Moved To Outpatient CareThe U.S. Army says Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been released from inpatient care at Brooke Army Medical Center in Texas.
FBI Questions Disrupt 9/11 Case At Guantanamo Lawyers for Guantanamo prisoners charged in the Sept. 11 attack say the FBI has questioned more people who work as support staff on their legal teams than previously disclosed, a development that may prompt a new detour in an already snarled case as the war crimes tribunal reconvened Monday at this U.S. base.
Few Indications Taliban Will Head Into Peace Talks With Afghan Government Following Bergdahl SwapDespite securing the release of five top detainees from the prison at Guantanamo Bay in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, there are few indications that the Taliban will head into peace talks with the Afghan government any time soon.
Hagel: I Take My Responsibility To Release Gitmo Detainees 'Damn Seriously'Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told Congress Wednesday that officials of Qatar negotiating the release of captured Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl told the U.S. that "time was not on our side" and a leak about the exchange would sabotage the deal.