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01/16/2005
Detainee Transfer Announced The Department of Defense announced today that it transferred one detainee from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Kuwait for prosecution. This transfer increases the number of detainees who have departed Guantanamo to 203.

 

The decision to transfer or release a detainee is based on...
01/16/2005:   Detainee Transfer Announced


01/16/2005
Press Briefing From Iraq Postponed             The press briefing with Army Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, commander of the Multinational Security Transition Command--Iraq, scheduled for 8 a.m. EST, Monday, Jan. 17, is postponed and will be rescheduled to a later date.


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