Skip to comments.Guantánamo Detainees’ Lawyers Urge Obama to Approve Release to Uruguay
Posted on 06/27/2014 8:54:15 AM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
WASHINGTON Lawyers for six low-level detainees at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, whom Uruguay has offered to resettle sent a letter to the Obama administration on Thursday urging it to act on the deal, which has been awaiting the signature of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel since March.
In addition, a military judge overseeing the war-crimes tribunal against a high-level detainee issued an order this week that generated a new dispute over military commission rules. The order relates to how much classified information about C.I.A. interrogations must be turned over to defense lawyers.
Together, the developments reflect the legal, policy and political difficulties surrounding the prison, which President Obama has tried but failed to close.
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Uruguay? That bites.
I recommend releasing them to Uranus.
Might as well keep them close. Especially since they’ll be asked to sign a non-aggression agreement before their release. Pretty easy when you think about it. The lyin’king is just SOOOOOO smart.
swell... and then they will be part of the storm the border group....we are soooo screwed
so he can catch the next DREAM TRAIN north through Mexico and skip across the Rio Grande in TEXAS???
Well... that ought to save some money so Michelle can go on another vacation.
Don't worry, their children will be transported to the US in anticipation of amnesty for illegals, so that their parents can then be 'reunited' with them.
Remember to bring a welcome gift for your new neighbors.
The Islamists have already infiltrated Uruguay, so it would be like sending them to terrorist graduate school.
Isn't that in Berkeley ?