Comments on:

Senate votes against new restrictions on transfer of Gitmo detainees

Back to the article » |
The Senate on Tuesday voted not to impose additional restrictions on the transfer of detainees from Guantanamo Bay, a positive sign for those who want to close the controversial prison facility, including President Obama. In a 55-43 vote, the Senate rejected legislation introduced by Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., to limit the transfer of detainees to countries that pose a security risk. It also...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.