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Gitmo's days numbered, tough choices ahead

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posted on Jun, 28 2008 @ 07:26 PM
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Gitmo's days numbered, tough choices ahead


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This was a sleepy Navy outpost before the U.S. began using it to hold prisoners in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks — and it may soon become one again.

The days of this U.S. offshore prison are numbered. The Bush administration's main rationale for holding terrorism suspects without trial vanished when the Supreme Court ruled on June 12 that they have certain legal rights. John McCain and Barack Obama have both called for the detention center to be shut.
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posted on Jun, 28 2008 @ 07:26 PM
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So, what about the secret floating prisons and rendition into other countries. This is a step forward, but, there are still so many secret prisons out there we do not know about. Interesting to see how this pans out from the next election.

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