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January 25, 2016

The Department of Justice issued guiding principles and policy recommendations this evening that would limit the use of solitary confinement and restrictive housing in prisons, with emphasis on hou...

Press Release
January 21, 2016

The Department of Defense today announced two more detainees have been transferred out of Guantánamo, bringing the prison’s total number of detainees to 91.

Press Release
January 14, 2016

After President Obama committed once again to closing Guantánamo in his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, the Department of Defense today announced the transfer of 10 additional men from the...

Press Release
January 8, 2016

Today, the Guantánamo Bay detention site entered its 15th year in operation with 104 prisoners remaining behind its walls. In response, Naureen Shah, director of Amnesty International USA's Securit...

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