US returns three Guantanamo detainees to Saudi Arabia

US returns three Guantanamo detainees to Saudi Arabia

[JURIST] Saudi Arabia announced Wednesday that the United States has returned three Saudi detainees from the Guantanamo Bay [JURIST news archive] detention facility. Government television said that "legal measures concerning them will be completed" but gave no other details. The US last returned Saudi detainees in May 2003, when five men were sent home [Reuters report], where they were then arrested. AFP has more.