The announcement comes as two Algerian men held at the camp for a decade are released without charge in a revived push towards gradual closure
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Tuesday 26 November 2013
CIA paid millions of dollars to small band of inmates who were recruited to spy on al-Qa’ida leaders
Monday 12 August 2013
A former MI6 officer went on hunger strike today in support of Guantanamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer, motivated by shame at his former employer.
Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev read far-right literature on government conspiracies and white supremacy
Monday 05 August 2013
Friends of Tamerlan reveal that he read right-wing literature and disapproved of his younger brother's 'party lifestyle'
Sunday 28 July 2013
I'm in the Ardèche for a holiday with family and assorted friends. I haven't worn shoes for 10 days and am growing a beard that is turning out to be unnervingly grey. All is good … well almost all.
Monday 08 July 2013
Lawyers for four inmates have also filed petitions with the US government to stop this procedure during the religious festival
Bradley Manning court-martial hears 'evidence of online chats' with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
Wednesday 12 June 2013
A computer crimes investigator says he saw evidence on a laptop of chats between former military intelligence analyst Bradley Manning and Julian Assange, the founder of the anti-secrecy web site WikiLeaks.
Thursday 23 May 2013
The Obama administration acknowledged publicly for the first time that four US citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2009 in Pakistan and Yemen.
Friday 08 March 2013
Osama Bin Laden’s son-in-law appeared in a New York court today, pleading not guilty to a charge of conspiracy to kill Americans.
Thursday 28 February 2013
The Government's controversial plans for secret courts came under fire from all sides today, with the Justice and Security Bill expected back before the House of Commons early next week.
'The height of hypocrisy': Damian Green criticised for justice system transparency call as Government pushes through secret court proposals
Tuesday 19 February 2013
Minister Damian Green was accused of hypocrisy tonight after he insisted that transparency was key to reforming the justice system at a time when the Government is pushing through proposals for secret courts.
Thursday 24 January 2013
The Saudi national spent six years in Guantanamo Bay
Saturday 08 December 2012
Campaign has begun by firms hoping to cash in on outsourced services
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Government plans to extend the use of secret hearings in courts are not compatible with the Human Rights Act, the equalities watchdog has said.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
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- 3 Picture of couple posing with beached dolphin 'that later died' causes outrage
- 4 16-year-old girl beaten and burned alive by lynch mob in Rio Bravo, Guatemala
- 5 Arsenal fan asks the Queen for tickets to the FA Cup final - gets a reply from Buckingham Palace