Guantanamo Bay

Malaysia opposes release of Indonesian terrorist from Guantanamo Bay

Malaysia is opposing Indonesian terrorist Hambali's plea to be released from the US-run detention facility on Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where he has been held for more than a decade.

US announces transfer of 15 Guantanamo inmates to UAE

The United States has transferred 15 inmates from the Guantanamo Bay military prison to the United Arab Emirates, leaving 61 detainees at the Cuban facility, the Pentagon said Monday.

Obama again makes case for closing Guantanamo Bay prison

President Barack Obama unveiled Tuesday a new plan to close the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, a goal he has sought for years, but one that has been stonewalled by Congress.