Rear Adm. Peter J. Clarke, Guantánamo prison task force commander, said Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 that he’s confident he’ll get more than four hours notice that new captives will be landing at the remote Navy base airstrip.
This video offers a Jan. 28-29, 2017 look inside the Detention Center Zone while the commander explains he has received no new orders from the nascent Trump administration to prepare for more prisoners. All videos, photographs approved for release by the U.S. military.
James Parlier, who was aboard the USS Cole at the time of al-Qaida's attack off Yemen on Oct. 12, 2000. Here, he speaks to reporters on Dec. 16, 2016, at Camp Justice, U.S. Navy base Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.
It's not just the detainees. The current prison commander, Rear Adm. Peter J. Clarke told reporters Sunday Dec. 11, 2016 that he doesn't know when he'll be leaving Guantánamo Bay. 'No transfer orders,' yet. For him. Any for the detainees? No comment