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01/17/2009
Detainee Transfer Announced The Department of Defense announced today the transfer of six detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.   Four detainees were transferred to Iraq, one to Algeria and one to Afghanistan.   These detainees were determined to be eligible for departure following a comprehensive series of...


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