Mohamedou Ould Slahi is the highest-profile Guantanamo detainee not connected with 9/11
The strongest storm to strike the region since 2007, Matthew also threatens to bring devastation to parts of Jamaica
President Obama hopes to transfer all 60 remaining detainees before he leaves office
Obama has a two-week window in the first half of January when he's still president but the new Congress will have convened. He must take it if this blot on the US reputation is to end
George Fenech believes holiday destination Île de Ré should house detention centre
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Republicans in Congress have repeatedly vowed to block any attempt to close the notorious p
The men are expected to take part in a rehabilitation program for former jihadis
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
The prison camp on the tip of Cuba was established in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks
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'
He said Guantanamo’s purpose was to make its inmates 'feelingless'