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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...

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...

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...

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...