Guantánamo

Guantánamo

Cape Verde takes in Yemeni detainee; Guantánamo now has 59 prisoners

The U.S. military has delivered a long-held, mistakenly profiled Yemeni captive from Guantánamo to resettlement in the African archipelago of Cape Verde, downsizing the detention center to 59 captives.

Guantánamo

Guantánamo Periodic Review Guide

This Miami Herald guide, current as of Dec. 4, 2016, breaks down the status of the the last 59 Guantánamo detainees, starting with those who have been entitled to Periodic Review Board hearings. President Barack Obama ordered the hearings in 2011 and it completed its first round on Nov. 21, 2016. Further down this chart we show prisoners who are gone, both with and without board review.

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Carol Rosenberg reports on Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, the place, policy, people, war court.


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Still 'Rocking in Fidel's Backyard'

Business as usual on Dec. 4, 2016 at the U.S. Navy base at Guantánamo Bay in southeast Cuba in the aftermath of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro's death.
Carol Rosenberg crosenberg@miamiherald.com
Still 'Rocking in Fidel's Backyard' 1:26

Still 'Rocking in Fidel's Backyard'

Guantánamo prison commander doesn't know what will happen to prison under Trump 1:39

Guantánamo prison commander doesn't know what will happen to prison under Trump

U.S. Navy's newest ship visits Guantánamo 0:31

U.S. Navy's newest ship visits Guantánamo

Downsizing detainee operations at U.S. Navy Base at Guantánamo Bay 2:50

Downsizing detainee operations at U.S. Navy Base at Guantánamo Bay