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'The Meaning Of The Law Is Clear And Ambiguous': GAO Says Pentagon Broke Law With Bergdahl Swap

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years, for five Taliban leaders, congressional investigators said Thursday. 702 more words

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Was James Foley's murderer released from Guantanamo Bay?

WaPo: 'British examining video…to compare it with former Guantanamo Bay prisoners…believed to have joined the Islamic State.'—
Byron York (@ByronYork) August 20, 2014

Islamic State claims it beheaded American photojournalist James Foley…

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AT WAR WITH HIMSELF: How Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Led to Tragic Murder-Suicide of Louisiana Marine and His Brother

Traumatized by Iraq and the deaths of two comrades, local Marine Travis Twiggs couldn’t overcome his inner demons

PART 1: MARINE CARRIED WAR HOME INSIDE OF HIM… 4,310 more words

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Housing Spotlight: Naval Station Guantanamo Bay

Naval Station Guantanamo Bay (NAVSTA GTMO) is the oldest overseas U.S. Naval base and the only base located in a communist country. But that’s just the beginning of the unique environment its housing staff lives and works in, according to Installation Housing Program Manager Rudy Sammons. 429 more words

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PPR Political Cartoon # 7 "Tintin in Gitmo"

“Apparently some of those ‘folks’ Obama referred to included Tintin and Snowy”

For more artwork from Porkins Policy Review contributor Emma Redmond, please check out  Red House.

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Sept. 11 War Crimes Judge Ponders Way Forward

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A war-crimes judge at Guantanamo Bay is pondering the way forward for five detainees accused in the Sept. 11 attacks after ordering a separate trial for one of them. 100 more words

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Kristen Stewart deploys to Guantanamo Bay in Camp X-Ray

Though she may forever be known as Bella from the Twilight films, actress Kristen Stewart has been attempting to separate herself from the vampire franchise. Her latest role sees her playing… 294 more words

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