NEWS: Pentagon Releases Around Two Dozen Prisoners from Guantanamo

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posted on Mar, 15 2004 @ 05:12 PM
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The Pentagon today released about two dozen Afghans and Pakistani's that were being held in Guantanamo, Cuba on suspicion of terrorism. There are currently about 600 men of various citizenships being held in Guantanamo, however about 100 has been released or transferred in the past month to their respective countries.
 

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They were being flown back to Afghanistan and Pakistan aboard U.S. aircraft, but a public announcement was being withheld until their arrival, the officials said. Terms of their release were not immediately clear, but it appeared it would be up to their governments to decide what to do with them.






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