President Obama Releases 6 More Terrorists from Guantanamo Bay

As predicted by an anonymous government official in late April, President Barack Obama approved the transfer of six more detainees from Guantanamo Bay to Oman on Friday evening. The recent transfer marks the first under new Defense Secretary Ash Carter, just as Congress is considering additional restrictions on detainee transfer via the defense budget bill, The New York Times reports. All 6 are Yemenis, and have been stuck in Gitmo since near the beginning of 2002. Approval for transfer came Read more […]