07/12/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Obama Gives Up On Bringing Released Gitmo Inmates To U.S.

The Obama administration has all but abandoned plans to allow Guantanamo Bay detainees who have been cleared for release to live in the United States, administration officials said yesterday, a decision that reflects bipartisan congressional opposition to admitting such prisoners but complicates efforts to convince European allies to accept them.

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