US releases four more Guantanamo Bay detainees Jaime Jansen at 1:42 PM ET
[JURIST] A national of Bahrain, two Pakistani nationals and one Iranian were transferred from US custody [press release] at Guantanamo Bay [JURIST news archive] into the hands of their home governments over the weekend, the US Defense Department confirmed Monday. As expected [JURIST report], in addition to the Pakistanis released from Guantanamo, US forces freed six other Pakistanis from the US-controlled Bagram airbase [GlobalSecurity.org backgrounder] in Afghanistan.
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