At least four freed Gitmo detainees have returned to terrorism this year, US says
A new government report says at least four released Guantanamo Bay detainees have "returned to terrorist activities" in the first half of 2016.
The Number of Former Guantanamo Detainees Suspected of 'Returning to the Fight' Has Doubled
The latest twice-yearly US government report tracking former Guantanamo detainees found that an additional six are suspected of engaging in terrorist or insurgent activities.
In Emails, Hillary Clinton Praised the Release of Guantanamo Detainee Omar Khadr
The so-called child soldier accused of killing a US Army medic in Afghanistan spent more than a decade in US custody before being turned over to Canada in 2012.
The Defense Bill That Obama Just Signed Will Make It Harder to Shut Guantanamo
The US president noted that operating Guantanamo is a huge waste of taxpayer dollars and is inconsistent "with our interests as a nation and undermines our standing in the world."
The Paris Attacks Will Really Complicate Obama's Plan to Close Guantanamo
Likening lawmakers' fierce opposition to closing Guantanamo to calls against resettling Syrian refugees in the US, Obama emphasized on Thursday that the prison "has been an enormous recruitment tool" for terrorists like the Islamic State.