Guantánamo Bay Naval Base

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Guantánamo Bay Naval Base

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(Placename) a US naval base on Guantánamo Bay; since 2002, a detainment camp for suspected al-Qaeda and Taliban operatives
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The Army, who call the Guantanamo base Gtmo (pronounced Gitmo) seem cagey about this.
Besides some 750 US military personnel, more than 2,500 foreigners work at the Guantanamo base and prison - mostly Jamaicans and Filipinos.
returning the Guantanamo base and prison, lifting the embargo and compensating his country for damages.
Lipman reconstructs in great detail the dynamics of what she calls "neo-colonial give and take" at the Guantanamo base.
He will be arraigned at the US military Guantanamo Base in Cuba.
According to Wikileaks cables, Turkey has let the Unites States to use Incirlik airbase as a refueling stop in the extraordinary rendition of suspects to Guantanamo Base since as early as 2002.
There were, of course, Jews among the [staff of] the Guantanamo base, and they would set traps for the guys.
In the end, this failure to defend and advance the wages and conditions of workers led, throughout Cuba, to a large numbers joining Fidel Castro's rebel movement and the Guantanamo base was no exception.
This title looks at the new and aggressive interrogation techniques that were adopted by the USA at the Guantanamo base in Cuba after 9/11.
Stephen Henley issued the ruling Wednesday after a brief hearing at the Guantanamo base.
Then, Washington decided that the Guantanamo base would be an ideal place to try and hide war on terrorism detainees from the law and public scrutiny.
In the statement, Mohammed, who was sent to Guantanamo base along with 13 other suspects in September 2006, admitted responsibility for a total of 28 terror attacks and attempts to attack.