President Barack Obama submitted plans earlier this week to close the military prison.
For many people in the US Obama’s proposals do not represent closure for 9/11
The speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives said he has the votes to override any presidential veto.
President proposes moving detainees from the Cuban facility to a yet-to-be-built maximum security prison on US soil
Aamer has surprised many by saying that all he wants from the UK Government is an apology, rather than compensation
After graphic claims about his alleged torture, Aamer says he just wants an apology. We know this probably won't happen - which is why we should stand with him in demanding it
Mr Aamer said senior officials should be granted legal immunity to reveal what they knew about UK complicity in abuses
'It was worse than the beating as well, worse than everything, just thinking of my daughter and I just sat there silent completely'
Officials concede he had been confused with more significant fighters who had a similar name
Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri has spent 13 years at the military base, but US admits it may have confused him with someone with a similar name
Amid a failing presidential campaign, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has promised to keep open Guantanamo Bay if he can somehow win in 2016.
More than two years after President Barack Obama reiterated his promise to close the facility, a plan suggests seven alternative prison sites in three states
Were MI5 officers in the room as US interrogators beat him up in Afghanistan, as Aamer alleges?
The Government promises to end a barbaric practice, but it’s taking an age to acknowledge how complicit the UK is
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond confirmed Mr Aamer had left the US dentention centre in Cuba
Shaker Aamer has been held in the notorious detention centre for more than 13 years without charge