Why Hasn't Obama Closed Gitmo?

Herman, Arthur
April 2015
Commentary;Apr2015, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p23
In this article, the author discusses why Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp (Gitmo) is still open inspite of U.S. President Barack Obama asking to close it. Topics discussed include support of Americans and the intelligence community for the camp, countries such as Yemen and France not willing to take detainees, detainees freed by Obama working for terrorist organizations and exchange of Gitmo detainees for American soldier Bowe Berdahl, which was protested by the public.


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