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Guantanamo Bay: Closure plan in 'final stages' Map of White House USA  The White House is in the 'final stages' of drafting a plan to close the controversial US military prison Guantanamo Bay, a spokesman has said US 'concern' over Afghan releases  Washington has expressed concern about a plan by the Afghan government to release scores of prisoners considered by the US to be dangerous   Obama renews vow to close Guantanamo   US President Barack Obama has pledged a new push to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, amid a growing prisoner hunger strike there House bars Guantanamo transfers  House of Representatives: The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would prevent moving prisoners at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay to US soil CIA report alleges prisoner abuse
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'El Chapo': Sean Penn interview provokes scorn in US
Guantanamo: US in largest detainee transfer under Obama

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  The US has sent 15 detainees to the United Arab Emirates - the largest single transfer during President Barack Obama's administration
  The Obama administration and a US presidential hopeful have criticised Sean Penn's interview with Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman

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  Interrogators threatened an al Qaeda prisoner with a gun and an electric drill to try to scare him into giving up information
Apr.9 CIA shuts down its secret prisons  The US has stopped running its global network of secret prisons, CIA director Panetta has announced Feb.23 Guantanamo detainees treated humanely
  A Defense Department review concludes that the operation does not torture detainees but rather treats them humanely and in accordance with the Geneva Conventions.    The Pentagon review of conditions at the detention camp ha...

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Jun.8 CIA rejects secret jails report  The CIA has dismissed a Council of Europe report alleging that it ran jails for terror suspects in Europe after the 9/11 attacks Jan.18 New rules on terror detainees   The Pentagon has outlined new rules that could allow suspects to be imprisoned on the basis of hearsay or coerced testimony

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Mar.3 Pentagon releases Gitmo prisoners' names
Map of Pentagon USA  After 4 years of secrecy, the Pentagon handed over documents that contain the names of detainees

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Dec.21   New jail abuse allegations hit US  Memos between FBI officials detailing abuses were released as part of a lawsuit against the government Apr.30 Iraq prison abuse sparks outrage
  A coalition military spokesman is 'disgusted' by photographs that apparently show U.S. soldiers abusing detainees

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Jan.27   Rumsfeld: No POW rights for prisoners  Guantanamo: US Defence Secretary at Guantanamo Bay will inspect the detention camp for al-Qaeda and Taleban prisoners

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2016-08-15 Guantanamo: US in largest detainee transfer under Obama Washington
C. 2016-01-10 'El Chapo': Sean Penn interview provokes scorn in US Washington
D. 2015-07-22 Guantanamo Bay: Closure plan in 'final stages' White House, Washington
4. 2014-01-09 US 'concern' over Afghan releases Washington
F. 2013-04-30 Obama renews vow to close Guantanamo Washington
G. 2010-12-08 House bars Guantanamo transfers House of Representatives
7. 2009-08-23 CIA report alleges prisoner abuse CIA
I. 2009-04-09 CIA shuts down its secret prisons CIA
J. 2009-02-23 Guantanamo detainees treated humanely Washington

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