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Gitmo detainee Sawad al-Madani. (Dept. of Defense)

In Gitmo, three tiers of detainees

January 17, 2014

In order for President Barack Obama to fulfill his campaign promise of shutting down the 12-year-old prison at Guantanamo Bay, he must charge, release or move the remaining 155 men there. In 2010, a multi-agency task force divided the remaining detainees into three groups: detainees it wants to prosecute, release to other countries, or detain indefinitely. Here's a sampling of some of the remaining detainees in the Cuban prison. (Yahoo News)

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