Yemenis are the largest group of Guantánamo detainees. But key senators want to halt further transfers to Yemen in light of the Chistmas airline attack, which has been linked to Al Qaeda operatives there.
President Obama wants to house some Guantanamo detainees in an Illinois prison. But bringing the detainess to the US will likely broaden their legal rights. 'How much?' is the unanswered question.
Halfway to President Obama’s deadline, basic aspects of the closure are undecided.
Yasin Ismail's case highlights the difficulty of verifying conditions of confinement.
President Obama must decide whether to embrace or change Bush's detention policies.
A federal judge asks for statements from two guards accused of threatening a detainee.