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Obama lifts ban on detainee transfer to Yemen

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he is lifting his ban on the transfer of detainees from the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detention center to Yemen. And he is calling on Congress to lift its restrictions on detainee transfers, including limits on imprisoning them within the U.S. In a wide-ranging national security speech, Obama says the Yemen transfers will now be reviewed on a...

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