guantanamo bay :
- n an inlet of the Caribbean Sea; a United States naval station was established on the bay in 1903
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- Hunger strikers at Guantanamo Bay now number 104
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba - For more than three months, the U.S. military has faced off with defiant prisoners on a hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay, strapping down as many as 44 each day to feed them a liquid nutrient mix through a nasal tube to prevent them from starving to death.
June 16, 2013 - Portland Press Herald
- Obama names Clifford Sloan to lead Guantanamo Bay closure
President Obama has chosen a high-powered Washington lawyer with extensive government experience to be the State Department’s new special envoy for closing down the prison at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba. Read full article >>
June 16, 2013 - Washington Post
- Guantanamo court held in secret without accused
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — Prosecutors and defense attorneys emerged Friday from a closed session of the Guantanamo war crimes court so shrouded in secrecy that the defendant was barred from the room and none of the parties could even disclose the subject of the hearing.
June 14, 2013 - Boston Globe