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Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph F. Dunford Jr. on Gender-Neutral Staffing of Guard Forces at JTF-GTMO

Military commissions are part of our system of military justice.  The Department of Defense, and we personally, are committed to fairness and transparency in military commission proceedings, and to the independence of the judges who oversee them. 147 more words

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U.S. court won't toss judge who refuses to step down from Omar Khadr's war crimes appeal panel

TORONTO — An attempt by Canada’s Omar Khadr to have a judge thrown off his appeal panel has raised important legal questions that U.S. President Barack Obama and Congress should deal with quickly, a court in Washington has ruled. 578 more words

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‘Happy anniversary’: One year after he was let on bail, Omar Khadr has release conditions relaxed

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr celebrated the first anniversary of being let out on bail by having several release conditions removed or relaxed.

The 29 year old appeared in an Edmonton courtroom Thursday and listened as Court of Queen’s Bench Justice June Ross amended his bail conditions with the agreement of the federal government. 541 more words

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Omar Khadr in Edmonton court, has bail conditions relaxed

We are delighted to announce that on Thursday, May 5, Omar celebrated the first anniversary of his being let out on bail by having several release conditions removed or relaxed. 19 more words

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Omar Khadr in Edmonton court, has bail conditions relaxed

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr celebrated the first anniversary of his being let out on bail by having several release conditions removed or relaxed. 570 more words

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Making Meatballs with Omar Khadr

There are few Canadian figures as polarizing as Omar Khadr. If you don’t know his story, the short version is that in 2002 he was enlisted by Al-Qaeda as a child soldier. 1,697 more words

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Congratulations, Omar & Muna!

Free Omar is delighted with the news of the engagement of their dear friends Omar Khadr and Muna Abougoush. The outpouring of love from the global community is heartwarming. 109 more words

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