December 31, 2015 1:09 PM

Suppressed 2004 list of costs foretold Guantánamo as ‘Most Expensive Prison on Earth’

Pentagon has released a decade-old document on Guantánamo prison costs, declared it was wrong to suppress it

The sky-high costs of doing business suggest that, even then, it was likely the ‘most expensive prison on earth’

The Miami Herald filed the Freedom of Information Act request in 2005; the Pentagon released the figures on Dec. 14, 2015

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