Guantanamo Is a Little Emptier These Days, But When Will it Finally Be Closed?

Sprusansky, Dale
March 2015
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Mar/Apr2015, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p34
In this article the author asks when will the Guantanamo Bay detention facility (Gitmo) in Cuba be finally closed as U.S. President Barack Obama does not offer a clear timeline for its closing. Topics discussed include the increase in the number of prisoners being released and the introduction of the Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015 in the Senate. Also noted is the ability of terrorists to expand their influence, suggesting that the detainees are not the worst of the worst.


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