TITLE

U.S. Government Releases Three Chinese Prisoners from Guantanamo Bay

AUTHOR(S)
GORDNER, COURTNEY
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;1/2/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. military has transferred the last three of the 22 Chinese ethnic Uighurs to Slovakia from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on December 31, 2013. It mentions the diplomatic pressure imposed by the Chinese government for not to take in prisoners, 155 prisoners remain at Guantanamo Bay and the detention of Uighurs during the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan. It also mentions the approval for release of half of the detainees at Guantanamo Bay.
ACCESSION #
93528875

 

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