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Closing Gitmo

Some Of Guantanamo's Hardest Cases To Get New Look

AP | BEN FOX | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba — As the U.S. renews its effort to close the Guantanamo Bay prison, it will soon begin reconsidering the fate of...

Closing Guantanamo Bay Fades As A Priority

New York Times | CHARLIE SAVAGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Stymied by political opposition and focused on competing priorities, the Obama administration has sidelined efforts to close the Guantánamo prison, m...

Sam Stein

Robert Gibbs: We Don't Know When Gitmo Will Be Closed

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Friday marks the one-year anniversary of President Obama's pledge to close the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay within the year. And, as anyone wh...

The Fall Of Greg Craig

TIME | Massimo Calabresi and Michael Weisskopf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nearly 100 days after Barack Obama entered office, his top White House lawyer, Greg Craig, braced the President's senior advisers for a potentially ex...

Holder: Guantanamo Closing Might Be Made More Difficult By Lawmakers

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he is worried that lawmakers' opposition to bringing terrorist suspects held at the milit...

Guantánamo Closing Faces Major Hurdles And Headaches For The White House

New York Times | DAVID JOHNSTON and ELISABETH BUMILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With six months left before a White House deadline, the Obama administration is struggling with legal, political and logistical problems...