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Why Hasn't Obama Closed Guantánamo?

I think the President came to realise, quite early on, that closing Guantánamo and rejecting indefinite detention were promises he had to break in order to give the rest of his counter-terrorism policy room to breathe.


Yemen’s Proposed GTMO Rehab Centre Isn’t Making Much Progress

Although President Obama has made assurances that Yemen is the model for counterterrorism success during his administration, an initiative to build a rehabilitation centre to house repatriated Guantánamo detainees from that country is showing little...