Guantanamo Bay Timeline

6/18/2013: Federal judge urged new approach in handling Guantanamo detainee cases

6/17/2013: US government released names of indefinite Guantanamo detainees

6/17/2013: President Obama appointed Guantanamo closure envoy

6/10/2013: US military prosecutors charged Guantanamo detainee with war crimes

6/6/2013: House panel approved defense spending bill that blocked Guantanamo closure

5/23/2013: Obama addressed US drone strikes, steps to close Guantanamo

5/23/2013: Guantanamo lawyers sought end to allegedly abusive search policy

 

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