Cancer connection? Guantánamo lawyers anxious about ill colleagues, 3 deaths
A spokeswoman for the Guantánamo Navy Base said Monday the Pentagon is aware of concerns over a number of cancer cases among people who have worked at the war court and is looking in to it. By Carol Rosenberg.
The White House's chief counterterrorism official outlined the administration's plan for closing the Guantánamo Bay detention facility and said the president hopes to do so before leaving office in 2017.
The Obama administration says some prisoners will have to be transferred to U.S. soil. But current law bars any such move — and by some readings, it forbids even looking at options. Guantanamo. By Molly O’Toole.