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John Kelly is Elected Trump’s New Chief of Staff

Previous Overseer of Guantanamo Bay Intends to Stop Illegal Immigration

By: Haziq Naeem

On July 28th, President Donald Trump replaced his then Chief of Staff Reince Priebus with Homeland Security secretary John Kelly. 627 more words

Politics

Possible Return Trip to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba from 30 September to 7 October 2017

I was nominated by the Military Commission Observation Project (MCOP) of the Indiana University McKinney School of Law and confirmed by the Pentagon to travel to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to monitor military commission hearings in the case against Abd al Hadi al Iraqi, who has requested to be called Nashwan al Tamir, from 30 September – 7 October 2017.  528 more words

GTMO

In landmark hearing, Human Rights Organizations will ask Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to hold U.S. accountable for abuse and discrimination of Guantánamo detainee

For nearly 12 years, Djamel Ameziane, an Algerian citizen, was arbitrarily detained without charge at the Guantánamo Bay prison camp. During his detention, Mr. Ameziane was tortured and suffered from other forms of abuse. 419 more words

Guantánamo Bay

Guantanamo Naval Base Ordered To ‘Shelter in Place’ During Hurricane Irma

Military personnel stationed at Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba have been ordered to shelter in place during Hurricane Irma as the U.S. Navy base braces for the Category 5 storm. 228 more words

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Omar Khadr seeks unfettered access to sister

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr returns to court this week to ask that his bail conditions be eased, including allowing him unfettered contact with his controversial older sister, more freedom to move around Canada, and unrestricted internet access. 780 more words

World

Americans seeking enforcement of U.S. judgement against Omar Khadr in Alberta

Canadian lawyers acting for the widow of an American special forces soldier have filed an application in Alberta – essentially duplicating one filed earlier in Ontario – seeking enforcement of a massive U.S. 709 more words

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Lawyers for American widow seek enforcement of damages award against Khadr in Alberta

TORONTO — Canadian lawyers acting for the widow of an American special forces soldier have filed an application in Alberta — essentially duplicating one filed earlier in Ontario — seeking enforcement of a massive U.S. 567 more words

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