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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

05:17 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"So how do you. How do you think that the american public would react to that idea of a plea deal. I would say not well. It would feel that way to me as well. And it's just weird because when you make a plea deal you know that there's evidence against you. Generally this not always but the reasonably deal happens is because you know it looks really bad. You're probably going to get a super intense sentence so you take a plea deal in order to lessen that sentence that's what a plea deal is right right. You agree to plead guilty to some or all of the charges against you in exchange for some leniency in sentencing or series of concessions. Yes so like so like one example would be in. This is just a very general example. One example would be if you are already in prison for several heinous crimes right and you then you know you're attached to maybe another murder or something like that. Let's see multiple murder multiple people. Then you could make a plea deal to assist in in solving further in exchange for life in prison instead of execution like. That's a that's a very extreme case of plateau deals with fairly petty crime a smaller much smaller felonies. Where it's much it's more effective in getting a case through the system to to have someone accused something take a plea deal rather than having to go through a full trial right so you can get in this case. It's like okay we've done. All of this has been all this time rather than do a full trial. Just do plea deals well. What doesn't plead. Ill often involve giving somebody else up or providing useful information not necessarily not necessarily can but sometimes it's just the case record especially in like a petty crime the implication being that If you take this to a jury Then these sentence will reflect that you have inconvenienced the system..

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

05:48 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"Here's where it gets crazy you. What as a matter of fact matt before we get to the trial. I think it's important to note that regardless again if your stance on prisons in general or get guantanamo bay detention camp in particular. It's not just human rights groups such as journalists talking about torture at this facility. People who worked there have come forward with this same claims this. This is something that you know for administration. So we're very supportive of bonomo. This this is at the very least not a good look in some cases. These are damning accusations Just last year january. Twenty second guy named james mitchell psychologist. An interrogator of prisons at guantanamo bay detention center testified about horrific human rights violations. That occurred at this at this facility. Wise mitchell important. Because he didn't just interrogate prisoners himself. She also created this as post september eleventh interrogation program and the stuff that he talks about is pretty gruesome. that's right. He described in graphic detail. How detainees were tortured while still not being charged with a crime or afforded. The you know the kind of treatment that even the most heinous criminal when get you know on. Us soil torture included the use of tactics like waterboarding between now of anyone seen zero dark thirty or any of these films that came out around the war on terror probably seen depictions of that. Mock burials stress positions. That's we've seen believe their photographs of that from the abu ghraib prison scandal as well folks like you know in these kind of being forced to stand on a very narrow bucket for a very long time or being forced into these. Very uncomfortable poses All kinds of deprivation torture in terms of sonic torture. All of that kind of stuff and since many of the detainees guantanamo. Where i held in these black sites which we've got a whole episode or maybe multiple ones about Then are created by the cia that don't officially exist or they might have been held elsewhere by the military And they were also tortured before being transferred to one tana mobile. There is no official chain of custody right or records showing where what happens to them. And they're able to use that legal loophole of guantanamo. Not officially being on us soil to justify that even if that stuff happened elsewhere. It's all very very slippery The lawyers involved are all required to sign indy as nondisclosure agreements that prevent them from talking about any claimed act of torture. Goes back to the netflix documentary. Just because it shows you the exact wording of the these types of enhanced interrogation that they were using and why they were using them how they got the government to sign off on it and can't just watch it if he can. What was the famous line like icy new problem with this..

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

05:47 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"From ufo's psychic powers government conspiracies history is riddled with unexplained events. You can turn back now or learn the stuff. They don't want you to know a production of iheart breeding. Hello welcome back to the show. My name is matt. My name's knoll. They call me ben. We're joined us. Always with our super producer. Paul mission control deck. And most importantly you are you. You are here not makes this the stuff. They don't want you to new welcome back. In the first part of our series. We explored the history of guantanamo bay including these centuries. Long obsession that so many four empowers have had with controlling it and as we said no. We're previous episode for most of the world. Today the word guantanamo no longer describes just that southern bay and harbour area in the nation of cuba. The word instead means one and one thing only the world's most notorious prison so now we're diving into the deep water. What's going on in gitmo. Here are the facts. So for many many people in the us and across the planet this detention center occupies a strange nebulous dodgy legal space officially opened as a temporary facility and the first twenty people detained there normally hear them called detainees all the time in the news. They were transported there on january eleventh two thousand and two eventually over the next few years. Hundreds of prisoners from multiple countries would find themselves at all in all there have been around. Seven hundred eighty detainees held to get more at some point since it opened in currently as we record this there are thirty nine detainees still held there many of whom have never been charged for the crime. And that's remember from our last episode. That's after the nineteen nineties when haitian refugees were kept there as well as a few other. People were kept there specifically in camp x-ray we're gonna be talking about well camp x rays one of the places that we're talking about but what we're referencing right now. As part of gitmo is camp. X-ray this outdoor cage like thing and after the attacks on new york pennsylvania the pentagon in september two thousand one the bush administration bush junior by the way launched a what they call the war on terror so starting.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

02:28 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

06:20 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"Additionally when we say it was a strong arm. Deal should've mentioned this earlier. The us required cuba to amend their co constitution to incorporate this agreement. This kind of devil's bargain. If they if the cuban government did not agree than the us would not have allowed them full independence because after the treaty of paris was spain. It was kind of up to them up to the. Us government of the time. What happened to cuba. Puerto rico the philippines wom. This was something that the cuban government was forced to do. And so if you are growing up in the area then you can understand why this would seem tremendously like this would seem like a problem right like what if you. What if you grew up in you knew that in your country right or in your state. There was this foreign occupying force. No one could do anything about it. And they're what they're paying like for. What is four thousand. Just like four thousand dollars divided by twelve. Like how much is the monthly rent. There i totally see what you're saying. Then but i think if you have someone some power help you gain independence then having that power in some presence in some way in your country is probably not balked at as as heavily. Sure i mean. I think that's a valid point but let's also consider that before the. Us came into the into the theater of this war. The only cuban. The cuban people have been fighting for independence against the spanish for decades. So you could say. I'm sure many critics of this policy. Who agree you could say that. What happened is the us kind of came in at the end. Yeah and said look at us. We're helping sort of like if you're if you've ever helped a friend moved and somebody shows up right at the end right and they carry one box and then you know who i am. Man zoff did we get some of that pizza and beer. I totally see that. Point to ben. Because i think i think both might be true a little bit even if they helped out a little bit maybe forty five miles square miles of land. Isn't that crazy. But then pushing it. Further and further from one thousand nine hundred date to the nineteen thirty four date when they tried to get it in the constitution. That's when you're like. Oh that's a little. Come on whether you wanted to be independent. Don't you or you know what. Hey that's a. That's a nice idea for a country. You have would be cool if it worked out. Yes but also from the cuban perspective strategically if you've got the united states military as an ally in it's just up there and you've got a bay down here where they can deploy anybody that's gonna come and mess with. Cuba isn't going to cause the. Us navy is the big player in town in the world. And i can imagine how that's also that goes into the calculus of are. Maybe we should go along with this. I completely agree. And you've reminded me of a quotation from a senator at the time in the us that maybe we'll give some more context into the motivations for this sport unquote protected defensive. Move as the as the. Us was ramping up to to intervene in cuba. One senator pulled out all the stops to try to get everybody on board with this intervention. His name is senator. john thurston i. He said it was his wife's dying. Wish to quote free. Cuban it's people and then just for backup. He added this. He said war with spain would increase the business and the earnings of every american railroad would increase the output of every american factory. It would stimulate every branch of industry and domestic commerce. It would greatly increase the demand for american labor and in the end every certificate that represented a share of an american business. Enterprise would be worth more money than it is today. Not quite protecting. People's quality of life has an odd quote to me. Man that is wow doesn't american senator. That is that is the senator john. Thurston jonkers my wife's dime wish. No kidding you guys is to free the cuban people from spanish occupation also. Who likes money. Yeah everything's going to get better. Wow that's that's intense okay. And it's it's strange to think of it that way because people do argue for economic benefits in war there just careful about who they're talking to when they say it you know they read the room. So that's why you'll hear politician. It may be a public facing environment. Say something like we're protecting our national interest. What are those national interest. Exactly so your question. Well what do you think those national interests are. You can find us on the internet right. Let us know absolutely we. We would love to hear if you've got stories about the history of cuba about history of guantanamo bay. Anything that's related to what we talked about. 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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

08:07 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"Controversial axe. That's right in the nineteen nineties. The us used guantanamo bay as a place to dump a three hundred hiv positive refugees It was essentially being used and described as a prison camp and also the us that is in turned over thirty thousand haitian refugees there on the base. Eventually they let ten thousand seven hundred forty seven of them into the us but they also entered Cubans that were seeking asylum there. Yup they did. And this became one of those locations that you may have heard of in in the past. In other. Parts of the world where the question becomes. Is this refugee camper. Is this open air. Prison right are we. Are we helping these people or are we simply holding them. This was the first large scale use of the area as a prison. Or center of incarceration and it happened like you said. In the early nineties nineteen ninety-one directly following the overthrow of haiti's first democratic elected president which is a story all its own. Maybe when we covered a future episode. So this at at the same time the us government is is putting these folks in these refugee camps. The is helping assisting death squads. That are traveling around haiti and they they were killing again. The supporters of a democratically elected president. Jean bertrand aristide. The white house said why the white house didn't say hey. We're doing this while you know. The cia is killing people. They said we're we're going to be using guantanamo a quote tent shelter for people fleeing violence in haiti and if any of these refugees may trouble or thought to be making trouble or were suspected of being troublesome in the future they were sent to a nearby site. Still on the base called camp x-ray today that location is known as the guantanamo bay detention camp. It's also just known as a glorified dog kennel. Yup and that that comes from the reporting that initially showed the world the chain links the chain link comprising the fencing right and it does look like a kennel so when president bush senior then president of the time when he decided to send a lot of these haitian exiles back into the chaotic fray of the country. They'd hoped to escape something. incredibly important happened. And it's something that maybe maybe slipped by in some of the new cycles and in this the. Us supreme court ruled that these refugees regardless of their behavior regardless of wire how they ended up in this area they were not entitled to rights that you would normally have in us system of justice or as a person seeking refugee status in the us were seeking asylum. Because in this case guantanamo doesn't count as us soil now. It's cuba if the problem. If it's a responsibility it's cuba's problem. Now they seem to say so. It's essentially as foreshadowing right panamian. It's essentially an argument that can made as to whether or not you ask laws. Apply when you're there and in terms of what you can do to the people there and the prisoners there what you can do to anyone at any time in anything. Yeah it's it's a weird legal blackspot gray area whole sin. It's why everything else happened. Yes well said. This rationale forms the basis of everything. That would come to pass in the future. This is a have your cake and eat it too situation for uncle. Sam think of it this way all right for a little over four grand a year. If you're the us you control all aspects of day to day life and military operations in this bay it is your call except that is when this control would include responsibilities that you would rather avoid so all the sudden like think of it. I'm just killing them with terrible analogies here but think of it like a. Let's say you've you've got a roommate or maybe you've got a kid right and the kid says this is. This is my room except when it's time to clean it then it's you know that it's just another part of your house. What are you doing in there to me. How old that's nothing. Check the platte agreement. I don't have to tell you anything. He got us. He got agreement should have never signed a treaty with my child. And this this what we've done here is we've set the stage for the problems. And controversies the corruption conspiracies the allegations of torture that have been wrapped up in the story of guantanamo for the last two decades. So just for perspective here. You know we think that like we are spending a lot of time in this first part of this series on the history. Because that's that's a question that's a story that needs to be addressed more openly. The question is how did we get here. I mean before diving into this. We're you all aware about like the history of guantanamo and just how many countries we're trying to grab the throne absolutely not. I honestly took for granted. The idea that This whole weird kind of changing of hands in this whole life. Power grab that. The us did With cuba is literally what led to all the atrocities that were definitely going to get Super into in the second part. I mean i just i completely Miss that entirely so now. This is absolutely educational for me personally personally for me. Both of my wife's parents came from the island when the revolution was going down. So yeah. I knew a little bit about this after meeting her. You know it was right after september eleventh and everything so i learned a lot about this place because it was a weird who is a weird thing when you hear that detainees from the war on terror are being kept in cuba weirdly enough and you know for us in our in an early relationship. It felt like a very coincidental thing like vow. That's weird that would just happen. But he realized that again. We're going to save a lot of this for the next episode. Because that's when we're getting into the on terror itself and how that altered things for the state here but it is very weird to think about cuba of all places on the earth as the place where you'd end up sending detainees as a sovereign nation. That has tunnel and mass just north of where we're keeping them. Yeah and then also this is the. There's another aspect of the history might have stood up to some of our fellow listeners. That a lease usually has an end date. one does not have an end date is just renting forever and.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

01:42 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Stuff They Don't Want You To Know Audio

"Make a plan today brought to you by fema and the ad council. I want to get back to being a community group. I want to continue having a soccer season. So i can throw parties again so i can go to her. Party's it really be nice to digne. Instead of getting delivery for a change so i can feel safe and protected for myself and my students we have our own reason for why we're getting vaccinated against cova. Nineteen years p visit get vaccine answers dot org for information on the covert nineteen vaccines. It's up to you brought to you. By the ad council that american capitalism all right yes. It's weird because it seems american capitalism regardless of your views on the on the concept or the ideology which it very much is it seems that it is a constant right and you could say the same about on tahoe out the throughout the revolution. The rise of fidel castro up to it including his demise throughout the cold war throughout the war on terror and now to the present day as we record this series one thing remained constant on the island. The us presence at guantanamo bay and most again most of the twenty years of reporting on the area has centered on the detention camp. But it's important to notice this is. This is something a lot of the reporting can miss times important to notice this before. One time obey. Hit the news. As a detention camp created a response to the war on terror. it was home to other.

Julie Kelly and Mark Levin Agree Philip Bump Is a Fraud

Mark Levin

01:41 min | Last month

Julie Kelly and Mark Levin Agree Philip Bump Is a Fraud

"Great. You know, when people do their little hit jobs, they don't understand. I hit back twice as hard. We have this guy Phil bump. National correspondent Washington Compost You spent a lot of time interviewing individuals in the jail from January 6th interviewing their lawyers going through the charging documents to the your knowledge. Has this Communist for the Washington Post filled bomb ever been to the jail? No. In fact, I doubt that he knows that the deplorable jail even exist. There is no indication in his column that he realizes that three dozen January 6th capital protesters are sitting in that jail has been in that jail since February. And that there are dozens of all for other jails across the country being denied bail simply because of their involvement in January six He doesn't mention that in his article. Why do you think that is Because he's a fraud. That's right. Let's go on, he says. Here, um Host Mark Living is focused on the issue repeatedly in June, he told his audience that we're hearing That there in some of the worst jails. Some are being put in solitary environment where they only have an hour where they can go outside of that. That they're being fed poor food. They're being treated like they're terrorists at Guantanamo Bay, where they be treated actually better. Is there something I said there that's inaccurate. No. And, um it's too bad that Philip Bump didn't listen to the oath Keepers status hearing that I did today, where there are three keepers. None charged with violent crime. No weapons charge. No assaulting police officers, No direct

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The Washington Post's Philip Bump Is Obsessed With Mark Levin

Mark Levin

01:30 min | Last month

The Washington Post's Philip Bump Is Obsessed With Mark Levin

"If you would Philip Bump the national correspondent for the Washington compost. Philip Bump is very obsessed with Fox. He doesn't like Peter Doocy is very obsessed with talk with your the national correspondent. There's so many things you can write about, but Philip Bump is a true believer. Now I once saw a picture of this guy, Mr Producer. His head is as big As an oversized pumpkin. Sort of a fat ass with a big hit. May I say that? I think I will. And he has this piece today. The Where is some pro capital riot activism isn't a rally. It's in right wing media. So of course he's attacking Fox. He's attacking yours truly. He cherry picks what I say. Because he can't help it. He's a stupid obsessed four. Host Mark Levin is focused on the issue repeatedly meaning what's happening. To, I guess Now it's about 600 people who've been picked up in June. He told his audience that we're hearing that they're in some of the worst jails and some are being put in solitary confinement. But they only have an hour where they can go outside. If that that they're being Fed poor food. They're being treated like they're terrorists at Guantanamo Bay. Would they be treated actually better. He added that the events that day were not an insurrection. So this is what infuriates them. We must destroy people

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on 990 The Answer

990 The Answer

01:36 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on 990 The Answer

"At the US naval Station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Later today, President Biden will visit parts of New York and New Jersey still reeling in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. At least 50 people were killed in six Eastern states, including 27 in New Jersey as record rainfall hit last Wednesday. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy God rest the souls of those we lost keep their families in your prayers. After touring a neighborhood in hard hit Manville, New Jersey, Biden will visit a neighborhood in Queens, New York on Monday, The president approved major disaster declarations for six counties in New Jersey and five in New York, affected by last week's devastating flooding might cross the Washington and before slamming the Northeast, IDA blasted the south parts of Louisiana and Alabama especially hard hit in Louisiana more than 400,000 homes and businesses are still without power. Wall Street down Features are down eight points. Mast Act futures three points higher. More on these stories. A town hall dot com Philadelphia's AM 9 90 The answer. Mostly sunny. Nice day behind today, 83. We're in a bit more human tonight. Those 68 aren't Li Sunny, breezy, warm and human tomorrow thunderstorm and high 86 allowed to give way to some sun some showers on Thursday. The high Thursday near 80, playing with confidence download the redesigned AccuWeather app Today I'm Steve Williams for Philadelphia's Am 9 90. The answer and 9 90 the answer dot com Me. Me. Me, me, me, but also you.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

03:36 min | Last month

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Sent them to Guantanamo Bay. Most of the week. Doors who ended up in Guantanamo Bay were Basically sold by Pakistani bounty hunters to the U. S government, and they were interrogated for years. In some cases before the U. S realized that these people were not Threat to the U. S. Or really, to anybody. Leaders do have a long history in Afghanistan. Ryan Thumb historian of We, agriculture at the University of Manchester says. For centuries, leaders frequently traveled to the Middle East and Central Asia but as merchants and on pilgrimages to Mecca with the arrival of the People's Republic of China in 1949 Lot of movement stops before that the movement of caravans and individuals even across really high mountain ranges was extremely common. Now Wickers of Afghanistan are on the move again as Mohammed, the weaker gem trader contemplates leaving answered the the one year Adam is business in Quebec. My parents lived through years of war. And now I must suffer through war. Once again. My only hope now is my Children. His wish is to send his Children to a place where they can be educated and be able to live in peace. Molly Fang. NPR NEWS Beijing America's longest war may be over. But among the lingering questions is the full scope of its toll, especially in lives lost. That includes the many Afghans killed, of course, over 100,000, at least and the more than 2400 U. S Service members who died in the war. J Price of member station W. UNC has this remembrance. Of one I met Chris geeky in 2000 and nine at this tiny forward operating base Desert fort made of modern straw in a place called nom Bihar and the far south of Afghanistan. The 40 U. S paratroopers under him and Afghan soldiers they were mentoring had outwitted a heavily armed group of Taliban fighters. His words and thinking were so sharp and fresh that when he answered my question about his age, I lowered my notebook and looked at him carefully. 23 Chris geeky was just 23 years old. I thought I need to keep track of this guy. He's going places when I get these questions about what he was like. Hard to answer in a lot of ways, because everything's sort of inadequate. A few months after I met him, Jackie was killed. Rick Ferrera, high school friend from the Minneapolis suburb of Apple Valley, still struggles to describe him. There is, of course, a story behind every death in war. But with the chaotic end of the American involvement in Afghanistan, I wanted to get some sense of why his death haunted me even though we'd only talk for a few minutes. I spoke with Yankees, friends and family who described as startling list of interests including books, religion, leadership, fitness, astronomy, being a soldier, Shakespeare, Electricity, Ultimate Frisbee philosophy. Bonzai trees, Yes, even bonzai trees, says his mom, Pam Schultz. By all accounts, geeky was driven by an almost unquenchable need to learn about almost everything and by high school, he was famous for escalating even casual conversations into a dissection of big ideas. Kevin Canary West Point classmate is now an army surgeon and Baghdad no matter what it was Chris Wood Asked to the core of the debate or like of why and how, and is this. Like, why do we trust this? Why do we believe in this color?.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on The World and Everything In It

The World and Everything In It

01:31 min | 3 months ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on The World and Everything In It

"Of the four defendants were intelligence officers with china's ministry of state. Security or m s. They implemented the alleged cyber attacks through front companies in order to conceal the government's role the elicits game. The european union and britain also called out china the e you said cybercrimes linked to chinese hacking groups of targeted governments political organizations and key industries in the european union. The biden administration took a step toward its goal of shutting down the guantanamo bay detention center for terror suspects monday. World's kristen flavin has more the administration released. Its first gitmo prisoner. Us officials sent abdulatif nassir back to his home country of morocco. The us government detained nassir nineteen years ago but he was never formally charged. The obama administration launched the effort. Shut down the detention center in cuba but it had trouble resolving the remaining few dozen cases including finding secure sites to send some of the detainees in announcing nassar's transfer the pentagon cited a review boards determination. That holding nassir was no longer necessary for us. National security. nassir arrived monday in. Morocco took him into custody and said they would investigate him on suspicion of committing terrorist acts reporting for world. I'm kristen flavin. Speaking at the white house on monday president biden pushed back against republican criticism of his massive spending plans..

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Biden Administration Announces First Guantanamo Detainee Transfer

Morning Edition

00:19 sec | 3 months ago

Biden Administration Announces First Guantanamo Detainee Transfer

"The Biden administration has transferred a detainee from the U. S military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Morocco. It's the first such prisoner release since President Biden took office. The 56 year old Moroccan was held at Guantanamo for 19 years without charge. 39 detainees remain at the

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Biden Administration Transfers Its First Detainee From Guantánamo Bay

Morning Drive with Casey and Elliot

00:13 sec | 3 months ago

Biden Administration Transfers Its First Detainee From Guantánamo Bay

"Divided administration has transferred to detainee out of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility for the first time, sending a Moroccan man back home some five years after a review board had recommended his

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Late Night with Seth Meyers Podcast

Late Night with Seth Meyers Podcast

05:12 min | 4 months ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on Late Night with Seth Meyers Podcast

"Directed but in a time like this is essential. Look of known. Forget i gave you the first balanced budget and three decades and we did three in a row and i love to fourth and we paid six hundred billion dollars the national debt which was real money back then. This is not that kind of time. We had a crash in two thousand eight which blew a three trillion dollar hole in the economy. Then we have the corona virus crash which was bigger for a all the stimulus money. that's been spent. We're still about three million jobs short of where we were before. This thing started when there is negative growth and zero interest rates. Only the government can provide the impetus to jump start the economy. And since we're doing it. The president has a plan to try to shape the future with modernize infrastructure including broadband for all these small towns and rural areas and a lot of transfer to clean energy and but things that are generating jobs and a big plan to help small businesses it. If we haven't done that god only knows how many million people would have been thrown our parliaments too. Many lost their jobs as it was. So yeah i think the you know. People need to just park discussing the government for a while. Let's get the thing back to you. Know ground zero and start growing again then. We can argue about how much the government should and it does. Seem to be the Discussion jour american politics is what would you do about the filibuster. If it was up to you well the filibuster was set up to ensure prolong debate. It was used in the civil rights era to try to kill civil rights bills and starting in about one thousand nine hundred ninety three or four started to be used all the time and it was used on a president obama. So it's now been used to try to prevent a repeat twenty twenty when we had the enormous voter participation so all the states that are in the hands of people who don't like that and wanna maintain a racial incoming differential or trying to make it harder to vote. I would understand presence reluctant to get rid of it. Altogether and i sympathize with joe mansion. Who's trying to you know. Stand up the right thing and represent people that voted more than two one for president trump. But i think when it comes to preserving democracy you know. I would suspend the filibuster because i think it's essential. I don't think that we should be in the business of going backwards in trying to drive down voting rights. I think we need to expand it. And i think that every time we've done it before it's made us better. Country made a stronger country and it'll do both parties good to have to get out and compete for all these new voters. I so yes. If it were me for this one purpose. I would not allow on expansion and basically a production of voting. These guys are trying to take us back. Decades in voting acts the people that senator mcconnell represents james. You've had in your books of the president's gone missing. The president's daughters come messing with the theme. You know if there's going to be a trilogy of books from you guys. What do you think animals so it does feel like a piece puppy. The president maybe the whole litter president and the president's dog has a president gomez see that we're we're in talks. We're talk talk wendy Last month when you know the book is done. Like when you guys are working on your. Is it your job to say as the expert like this is it. We got it. Signed off You once again. It's just never come up. But the one the other thing that the president it does is he really insists that the characters are as deep as we can make him his complex rounded characters. And that's probably the last thing that we do in terms of aright right. This villain is cliche rather than a real a real human being. And that's probably the last thing we and a certain point. I just go. I give up. It's it's over it's done it's done and then there it is daughter well. Congratulations do think both of you not just want to you. Both you were going places. I mean the president's daughters out now late. Night with seth meyers airs. Weeknights on nbc. At twelve thirty five eleven thirty five central original music on the late night. Podcast is by the eight g band. Don't forget to follow the hand late night. Set on social media and tell your friends who subscribe to the late night podcast wherever they get their podcasts..

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Corrupt Government Hiding Their Flaws Behind 'Patriotism'; Contextualizing Capitol Police Medals

Mark Levin

01:49 min | 4 months ago

Corrupt Government Hiding Their Flaws Behind 'Patriotism'; Contextualizing Capitol Police Medals

"And corrupt governments always tried to hide their agenda or their flaws in the garb of patriotism. With the metal and I just wanted to bring up the massacre of wounded me where they handed out 21 congressional medals of honor with that slaughter to kind of hide what they did. And that's what they are doing right now for the police on January 6th good job. Good job. Nothing to see here. Why is it that these police are good police, But police everywhere else are bad Police. Can you explain that to me? I don't have the mental capability to to even try to go into that twilight zone. Yeah, I get I get it. So law enforcement stormtrooper section if they're defending a courthouse. That they should give medals of the defending the Capitol building. And I began the program by trying to give a historic perspective which the media will not give. Nobody else will give. To demonstrate that this was not an insurrection. You want to talk about violence shootings in the capital bombings in the capital. I'm not saying there wasn't violence associated with this, but it was nothing close to what we've seen in the past. And all that said. It's not an excuse. The problem is the exploitation by the left the exploitation by the attorney general, the United States and the exploitation by the media and their people today as we speak sitting in jails In solitary confinement. Those families are saying that they're being poorly fed and poorly treated. And we had terrorists in Guantanamo Bay, and we had hearings and concerns about how they were being treated and civil rights groups and advocacy groups. We have nothing. Nothing now going on. With these American citizens. It's disgusting.

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Guantanamo Prisoners Now Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 6 months ago

Guantanamo Prisoners Now Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

"All Americans sixteen and older are now eligible for coronavirus vaccines and so too are the prisoners at Guantanamo bay a senior defense official tells the AP all forty man held at the detention center in Cuba can start getting the vaccine as soon as today that comes months after plans to vaccinate them were put aside immediate outrage since many Americans at the time were not eligible for the shots there have not been any known covert nineteen cases among the fifteen hundred people who run the facility nor the prisoners awaiting clued nine eleven attack mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed the pandemic's halted work crime trials for him and for others for more than a year Sager mag ani Washington

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Bryan Doerries' 'Theater of War' Activates an Old Alchemy for Our Young Century

On Being with Krista Tippett

01:21 min | 7 months ago

Bryan Doerries' 'Theater of War' Activates an Old Alchemy for Our Young Century

"Remember brian. Dory's likes to say in both physical and virtual gatherings you are not alone in this room and you are not alone across time. He is activating an old alchemy. For our young century ancient stories and texts that have stood. The test of time can be portals to honest and dignified grappling with president wounds and longings and callings that we aren't able to muster in our official places now performance of his public health project theater of war have been some of the most generative and repeatedly surprisingly joyful experiences of my pandemic year. This adventure began in two thousand eight at first bringing. Greek tragedies into many modern amphitheatres were trauma is present military bases and hospitals prisons even guantanamo bay. It expanded out from their offering sophocles and shakespeare and the book of job as crucibles for details and moving forward with the particular dramas of our time from caregiving and addiction and partner violence to the hidden wounds of war and open political fracture. Great actors have joined this company from bill. Murray to moses. Ingram from francis mcdormand to jeffrey

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Guantanamo Bay  here to stay?

Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk

01:15 min | 8 months ago

Guantanamo Bay here to stay?

"I've said repeatedly that. I intend to close guantanamo and i will follow through on. It was one of the signature promises of barack obama's two thousand eight campaign for the us presidency. He would close america's post. Nine eleven improvised prison for suspected terrorists at the. Us navy base at guantanamo bay in cuba. He did not nor did his successor. Donald trump this morning. I watched president obama talking about gitmo vo. He never said he would indeed. He signed an executive order to keep it open. We also threatened to add to its population. And we'll get loaded up with some bad dudes politically. We'll get a loaded up. He did not. there were forty. One prisoners still held at guantanamo bay. When trump took office one of whom was released into the custody of saudi arabia forty remained many nearing. Two decades of incarceration it now falls to us. President joe biden who had a ringside view of obama's failure to decide what to do about it. The national security council has been directed to review the facility and consider its future.

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Biden Administration Aims to Close Guantanamo Bay Prison

HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini

00:20 sec | 9 months ago

Biden Administration Aims to Close Guantanamo Bay Prison

"At Guantanamo Bay following a review process. It was opened after the September 11th attacks to hold people suspected of having ties to Al Qaeda and the Taliban. 40 prisoners remain at the facility. The White House did not offer a timeline but said it will require the participation of officials who have yet to be appointed under the new administration. These Census Bureau says it will not have

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Biden Administration Aims to Close Guantanamo Bay Prison

Bloomberg Law

00:20 sec | 9 months ago

Biden Administration Aims to Close Guantanamo Bay Prison

"The Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba. White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters. They intend to have the prison shut down by the time President Biden leaves office. She explained. The National Security Council is reviewing the facility to assess the state of play. The current administration inherited a new round of stimulus checks

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

WIBC 93.1FM

06:08 min | 9 months ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on WIBC 93.1FM

"Love the way the light waiting in line to get off the plane. She goes. I got the Pete. You just play the beginning of that real quick again hurt if you get my God, I've been there. Here. You gonna get off the aircraft up there on screen? I'm getting asking me here. I'm not so keen on it was a different woman that let the blood curdling scream. Well, first of all that with a woman that was, you know, screaming hysterically obviously should be banned from flying. She should be on the no fly list. Correct? No question about it. What's what? Anybody that causes a disturbance like that on the plane. Especially 30,000 ft in the air Now that they had landed, and they they were exiting, But you're alone. No fly list. Sorry. Never again. Flying is a privilege. You ruined it. And now say, secondly, I've been there, man. I've been waiting to get off that airplane because I had to pee so bad, haven't you? Oh, especially the You know the serving drinks on the plane, which I don't know what they're doing that did they serve drinks on the plane when you went down to Florida this most recent time. No, sir. I am. Okay. So I'm going a couple weeks and I'm just like Come on, man, but I have got there have been times I've been on an airplane and its landing and I'm thinking because you don't like to get him go to the bathroom when you're when you're descending, right And it still takes a couple of minutes to land and then your taxi to the gate or whatever there were a few times I could specifically remember thinking. I'm not gonna make it you have. You're gonna have to wipe the seat up. Or I thought about grabbing a blanket from the overhead bin and covering myself going into the coppers. Something bedroom for MacGyver? Yes. Something So I've been there. Yes, This is something and the woman that was causing a disturbance should never be able to fly again. The most angry I get it. My fellow humans is when I'm on an airplane and I want to get off because the people that have the million things crammed in the overhead compartment to take 15 damn minutes to get it down and get two big fat rear ends off the plane. I posted this on social media when I went to Florida and came back when I become the president. If it takes you more than two minutes to put it up there and take it down minutes. Guantanamo Bay Guantanamo Bay, at least for the weekend scare you a little bit. Maybe you'll speed that process up a little music share a cell with KSM down in Guantanamo Bay if you take more than two minutes Oh, man. I just get so ticked off waiting for people to get off the plane. Is this anything and employees at the Kroger down in Georgia? Stole $980,000 in the span of two weeks. Oh, wow, processing a bunch of fake returns. Oh, okay. Use this money to buy all kinds of crap like a car, which he ultimately crashed. Um, he was just arrested for felony theft. Here is a police officer explaining the amount of money. And how it drew a lot of attention. So really, he had no chance of getting away with this best cares. But we have rising right now that Mr Brown used the money that he stole to buy cars, clothing, shoes and guns. The amount of money that Mr Brown took was just excessive in this particular case and obviously drew a large amount of attention to himself. Almost immediately, So it wasn't big crime of the century by any means, as far as being able to get away with it. Yeah, because, you know, I mean, you're giving yourself away. Dave's the Night Stock Boy just pulled up in a Ferrari. What's going on? Who's that model that's in this car? Weird? I mean, imagine processing a million dollars worth of fake returns in a week or two. Yeah, there might be some red flags raised. They went out with a bang now, right? Nobody in the Congress store realized. Damn, Here comes Nigel again. How much does he get this time? $5000.10,000 dollars. You kind of gotta think of the crow over bears a little bit of the responsibility here. If you're gonna be that dumb and give away $980,000 for the stuff to the same, dude, Come on, man, If you if you pulled into the parking garage tomorrow, him or driving a Maserati, I think something was fishy. Right. And what if I came back the next week and had something different? There's no winners in this story. It's the Machen Rob Show 93 Wi D. C weekend mash up. You are back with Mark and Rob, and we're going to get right into some audio from yesterday's Fox business Channel, Charles Payne. Um, who was reacting again? In real time to this Reddit Gamestop fiasco. He had just amazing meltdown. You gotta hear it. Take a listen before reporting my head that I sent out to my subscribers. And here is the list. Shorts. First of all, always mount says all this noise, all this warning by Wall Street. It's making me sick. Ah 140% of Gamestop was short. I didn't have one person on TV, complaining about Wall Street trying to crush Gamestop 140% short. Told by subscribers five the stock and then they were fortune. I also told them by birds and space and let its up virgin. We took profits on that. Today. Friends that's a huge dangers is a huge No, You can't love a lot of Wall Street, the short 75% of his back and nobody says anything, crushed these companies into the dirt. And then when the individual investor makes money, everyone's up in arms off to go to lose his shirt. Don't you think people are trading on the.

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Defense Department pauses plan to vaccinate Guantanamo detainees

News, Traffic and Weather

00:28 sec | 9 months ago

Defense Department pauses plan to vaccinate Guantanamo detainees

"The reversal from the Defense Department A B C's Dave Packard less than 24, hours after the Pentagon gave the green light for detainees and prisoners at Guantanamo Bay to be offered covert 19 vaccinations. Defense Department official now saying the plan has been paused. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs John Kirby tweeting no Guantanamo detainees have been vaccinated were pausing the plan to move forward as we review our force protection protocols. We remain committed to our obligations to keep our troops

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on 600 WREC

600 WREC

01:55 min | 9 months ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on 600 WREC

"See. Its investors versus insiders again. I'm Dave Anthony Fox News. Battling Over some stocks it about huge swings in recent days is trading resumes. Foxes Lilian will watching the markets live here in New York. They've all major indices are in the red. But Gamestop shares are going in the opposite direction. They shot up 100% of the open. Now they're down a little of still not bad 65% in the green or about $126 a share up now, this after trading platform Robin Hood didn't about facing allowed limited buys this morning for it. And some other restricted stocks. All this the latest in the frenzy triggered by a group on social media banding together to try and topple some big Wall Street investors. The Dow is down about 200 points S and P off a 20 NASDAQ more than 70 Dave. Really in the Securities Exchange Commission says it is closely watching extreme volatility in certain stocks. Congress is planning a hearing There's news on what could become the third approved a Corona virus vaccine. Johnson and Johnson reports its version Which is one shot not to like the ones approved earlier was 66% effective against covert in clinical trials that number slightly higher in the U. S. But not at Madonna and visors levels. Their shots are more than 90% effective and you know who is next in the covert vaccine line terror suspects Officials say the Pentagon will offer Corona virus vaccines toe all detainees at Gitmo. They're currently 40 prisoners that remained at the US naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The detainees could start receiving the vaccines as earliest Monday. At least five prisoners are accused of taking part in the 9 11 attacks. That's Fox is Lucas Tomlinson of the Pentagon in Texas 11 U. S soldiers are getting medical care after ingesting an unknown substance in a training exercise..

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New 9/11 Judge After Newest One Quits After 2 Weeks

New Yorker Radio Hour

00:47 sec | 1 year ago

New 9/11 Judge After Newest One Quits After 2 Weeks

"Of judges overseeing the 9 11 case of Guantanamo Bay and new judge has been named as NPR's Sasha Fiver reports. The latest judges, Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Matthew McCall. His predecessor at Guantanamo, quit after two weeks on the job before that, a caretaker judge temporarily oversaw the case after the previous judge abruptly retired after less than a year on the bench. Six judges total have now overseeing the 9 11 case in roughly the past two years that frequent personnel turnover reflects how dysfunctional the cases it's been mired in pre trial hearings for years, and at this point, a trial of the five Guantanamo prisoners accused of plotting the September 11 terror attacks. Is unlikely to begin before the 20th anniversary of that day. Sasha Pfeiffer NPR news

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9/11 Trial Faces Another Delay: New Guantánamo Lawyer Wants 30 Months to Prepare

Morning Edition

00:51 sec | 1 year ago

9/11 Trial Faces Another Delay: New Guantánamo Lawyer Wants 30 Months to Prepare

"The 9 11 trial was scheduled to begin in January in Guantanamo Bay. But NPR's Sasha Pfeiffer reports looks increasingly unlikely now that a new defense lawyer in the case says he needs 2.5 years to prepare. David Brooks. Past clients include Charleston, South Carolina, Church shooter Dylann Roof and one of the Boston Marathon Bombers. He's now the new lead attorney for Ramzi Bin Al Shibh, one of the five men charged in the September 11th 2001 terror attacks. He was appointed because his predecessor left the case. Brooke says an illegal filing He hasn't even met al sheep yet and faces hundreds of hours of work just reading more than 33,000 pages of hearing transcripts. He estimates it will take him at least 30 months to prepare for trial. That would be well after next year's 20th anniversary of 9 11 and the price tag of Guantanamo already more than $6 billion would continue to

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The Latest: U.S. sailor tests positive at Guantanamo Bay

AP News Radio

00:41 sec | 1 year ago

The Latest: U.S. sailor tests positive at Guantanamo Bay

"They'll still be called the twenty twenty Tokyo Olympics but will not happen this summer the international Olympic committee and Japan have agreed to put off the games until no later than next summer the world health organization's warning virus infections worldwide are expected to go up considerably with some eighty five percent of new infections coming from Europe and the U. S. Senate says it's closing in on a nearly two trillion dollar economic rescue package president trump's urging it to move fast he says the nation needs to re open for business suggesting without evidence the consequences of keeping it closed could be more deadly than the virus itself Sager made Ghani Washington

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Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

WBZ Midday News

00:46 sec | 1 year ago

Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

"Two fifty a former Guantanamo commander is convicted of lying about a man's death navy captain John R. Nettleton former commander of the U. S. navy base at Guantanamo bay was convicted by a federal jury in Jacksonville Florida Friday of obstruction of justice concealing material facts falsifying records and making false statements he could get seventy five years in prison prosecutors accused Nettleton of impeding the investigation of the death of a civilian who was the husband of a woman with whom Nettleton was having an affair Christopher jurors body was found floating in waters off Guantanamo bay in January twenty fifteen an autopsy found died from drowning but his ribs had been fractured before he went into the water and his blood was found inside the entryway of metal tunes residents Nettleton was not charged enters

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Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

Live Abundant Radio

00:33 sec | 1 year ago

Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

"A former Guantanamo bay commander is been convicted of lying about a man's death then John R. Nettleton the former commander of the U. S. navy base at Guantanamo bay was convicted by a federal jury in Jacksonville Florida Friday of obstruction of justice concealing material facts falsifying records and making false statements he could get seventy five years in prison prosecutors accused Nettleton of impeding the investigation of the death of a civilian who was the husband of a woman with whom Nettleton was having an affair Christopher jurors body was found floating in waters off Guantanamo bay in January

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Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

Radio Yesteryear

00:49 sec | 1 year ago

Former Gitmo commander found guilty of obstructing justice in civilian's 2015 death

"Former Guantanamo bay commander is convicted of lying about a man's death corresponded microchip has the details navy captain John R. Nettleton the former commander of the U. S. navy base at Guantanamo bay was convicted by a federal jury in Jacksonville Florida Friday of obstruction of justice concealing material facts falsifying records and making false statements he could get seventy five years in prison prosecutors accused Nettleton of impeding the investigation of the death of a civilian who was the husband of the woman with whom Nettleton was having an affair Christopher jurors body was found floating in waters off Guantanamo bay in January twenty fifteen an autopsy found died from drowning but his ribs had been fractured before he went into the water and his blood was found inside the entryway of Nettleton as residents Nettleton was not charged

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Ex-Guantanamo commander convicted of lying about man's death

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 1 year ago

Ex-Guantanamo commander convicted of lying about man's death

"Hi Mike Rossio reporting a former Guantanamo commander is convicted of lying about a man's death navy captain John R. Nettleton the former commander of the U. S. navy base at Guantanamo bay was convicted by a federal jury in Jacksonville Florida Friday of obstruction of justice concealing material facts falsifying records and making false statements he could get seventy five years in prison prosecutors accused Nettleton of impeding the investigation of the death of a civilian who was the husband of a woman with whom Nettleton was having an affair Christopher jurors body was found floating in waters off Guantanamo bay in January twenty fifteen an autopsy found **** died from drowning but his ribs had been fractured before he went into the water and his blood was found inside the entryway of Nettleton as residents Nettleton was not charged enters death

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

04:04 min | 2 years ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Today Ben tab tells the story of one of the people detained at Guantanamo bay just one of the seven hundred and eighty detainees home do Salah he was once considered the highest value prisoner at the base he was a Mauritanian an electrical engineer who the authorities believed was not kind operative it's a lot his cousin a man known as Abu Hafs al more Tony was in fact very close to us some of bin laden so the interrogators really wants to know about Abu Hafs no this is the first question yeah don't move west yeah tell us what is seated marks I said I don't know then the please because he was wanted for twenty five million dollars of course and at this point Mohammed do was still optimistic about his situation he understood that his life had involved a series of coincidences that looked really bad but he thought that he'd be exonerated by the American justice system I said no I didn't to the west and I know that doesn't matter you can see V. NASA to still be there is within the law and but she didn't get access to the American justice system by this point Mike Fallon and his team of highly trained and experienced investigators they had determined that most of the Guantanamo detainees were basically innocent or have been sent there by mistake but this didn't fit the official narrative the bush administration and the military leadership we're telling everyone the Guantanamo was filled with men who would stop at nothing to destroy the United States so Fallon and his team of al Qaeda experts were essentially sidelined and the guys who took over interrogations were mostly army reservists and conscripts shows some many of them had no experience and I would talk to them and I asked have you ever done interrogation before and many of them would point to the person sitting across the room and say oh yeah I role play with this other soldier before the so the first time they were ever in a room in an actual I have a surreal interview was with a potential all kind of suspect at Guantanamo bay and so it was just these guys weren't getting any results system but they were impervious to the possibility that the man before them might be innocent in fact each failed interrogation was taken as proof that these detainees were al Qaeda and have been trained to resist interrogation when the CIA wanted to torture what they said was that there was a sophisticated training program that made these people almost superhuman and they could resist you know even our best interrogators so we need to utilize these techniques and these torture techniques in able to break that survey of doctors a new set of math it was meant to is they they call that that that the triple DES debility dependency and read and so the goal was to make that person's existence so dreadful to dehumanize and so much to treat them like dogs that they're only so source of refuge would be their interrogator these techniques didn't come about by accident they were part of a plan drafted and approved by government lawyers and psychologists but the tactics when conceived by the Americans they originated during the Korean War they was basically the same techniques that the north Koreans utilized against our service members and the north Koreans weren't using them to gather intelligence they just wanted to elicit false confessions for propaganda purposes so what the CIA was doing was actually engaging in a process that we knew produce false information and so how anyone logically can conclude that that would be an effective method to obtain information is just absolutely ludicrous the US military considered Mahamadou Salah he to be its highest value detainee they thought he was the leader of al Qaeda cells in Europe and Canada.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

WCBM 680 AM

01:34 min | 2 years ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

"Guantanamo Bay. Cuba crashed into the Saint John's river Friday night. The plane was nuts emerged captain Michael Connor calls. It a miracle hundred and forty three were quickly accounted for and brought to shore. There were no fatalities. The they were minor injuries to some personnel at the last count was twenty one personnel. Minor injuries in terms of you know, bumps and bruises, but no broken bones that I'm aware of or any life threatening injuries. NTSB investigators will be conducting the probe into what happened an explosion north of Chicago and four people to the hospital and level the building the blast that he silicon plant your gurney caused. The ground to shake officials want everyone to stay away from the area for now. South Korea says North Korea lunch several projectiles into the east seats barrage with the South Koreans. Call short range projectiles, and it's important that they're not calling the missiles fired in to the eastern, multiple projectiles. It's not a long range ICBM test that we used to see, but it's clearly a provocative move quick whip of the reaction. Sarah Sanders, we're aware of North Korea's actions. Tonight, we will continue to monitor as necessary Republican Senator Cory Gardner of Colorado. North Korea presents a clear and present danger to US national security, and we must ramp up maximum pressure. Fox's Leland bittered talks continues to bring an end to America's longest military engagement. The Taliban says it's discussing a timetable with the US for the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan. The Taliban rejected any ceasefire until you.

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

KDWN 720AM

01:53 min | 2 years ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

"Then there's no structure. Again to testify me. No, no, I'm done. What about the special counsel? I'm not gonna relitigate it. I don't know how clear Kenedy Margaret. It's over for me. He didn't collude with Russians. Obstruction of Justice in this situation is absurd at fault heart is to make sure Muller could do his job introduce legislation to make sure he couldn't be fired is over. Meanwhile, the White House says it's considering executive privilege to blocked on Mcgann from testifying to congress. But legal experts say that executive privilege was undercover when the White House allowed him to talk to special counsel, Robert Muller. Military officials say the commander of the task force that runs the prison at the US naval station at Guantanamo Bay. Cuba has been fired for loss of confidence in his ability. To command a statement from southern command says navy Rear Admiral John ring was relieved of duty Saturday, the facilities deputy commander army Brigadier General, John Huseynov. Has been designated acting commander the commander of southern command. That's Admiral Craig Fowler, relieved. Ring about forty prisoners are being held at the facility at its peak in mid two thousand three Guantanamo Bay held at nearly seven hundred prisoners, and it was a big disappointment for Big Ben at least for the runner in the London marathon who decided to dress Big Ben in the freese, Lucas Bates did himself up as the famed clock tower yesterday and effort to break the world record for a runner dressed as a landmark building. Yes, there's that. Mark Bates found though that his tower was to towering the peaked roof which stretch nearly five feet above his head struck the overhead scoreboard as he tried to cross the finish line. He tried repeatedly to new avail eventually race steward helped him get under the scoreboard..

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"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

KDWN 720AM

03:17 min | 2 years ago

"guantanamo bay" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

"We're told anyone to fire diamond again the White House counsel, but that directly contradicts sworn testimony that was in the Muller report. We're Don against he almost quit. He was so pressured to fire at the special counsel. I think it's just all feeder doesn't matter. I don't care what he said today again is what he did. And the president never obstructed. It. Doesn't matter to you president virgin. The line. If you're going to look at every president who pops off at a staff, and you know, ask them to do something. That's maybe crazy than we won't have many presidents. But in terms of the firing this was Don Mcgann White House counsel being pressured to fire the special county. I don't care. I don't care what they talked about. He didn't do anything. The point is the president did not impede Muller from doing his investigation. And it doesn't the president is changing his version of I don't care what happened between him done. Again. Here's what I care about. Did was Muller allowed to do his job. And the answer is. Yes, name one thing that they did to stop motor from doing his job. Thank you can't. Then there's no structure will you calm again to testify. Me. No, no, I'm I'm doing what about the special counsel. I'm not litigated. I don't know. How clear can Margaret. It's over for me. He didn't collude with Russians. Obstruction of Justice in this situation is absurd at fault hard as hell to make. Sure Muller could do his job introduce legislation to make sure he couldn't be fired is over. Meanwhile, the White House says it's considering executive privilege to blocked on Mcgann from testifying to congress, but legal experts say that executive privilege was undercut when the White House allowed him to talk to special counsel, Robert Muller. Military officials say the commander of the task force that runs the prison at the US naval station at Guantanamo Bay. Cuba has been fired for loss of confidence in his ability. To command a statement from southern command says navy Rear Admiral John ring was relieved of duty Saturday, the facilities deputy commander army Brigadier General, John Huston designated acting command. Under the commander of southern command. That's Admiral Craig Fowler, relieved. Ring about forty prisoners are being held at the syllabi at its peak in mid two thousand three Guantanamo Bay held at nearly seven hundred prisoners, and it was a big disappointment for Big Ben at least for the runner in the London marathon who decided to dress Big Ben in the freeze. Lucas Bates didn't sell up as the famed clock tower yesterday an effort to break the world record for a runner dressed as a landmark building. Yes, there's that. Mark Bates found though that his tower was to towering the peaked roof which stretch nearly five feet above his head struck the over Ed scoreboard as he tried to cross the finish line. He tried repeatedly to new avail eventually race steward helped him get under the scoreboard. He also missed out on the record for running as a landmark failing twenty minutes show runner who set the Mark at the twenty nineteen Berlin marathon. Luck. Next time. Take us with you wherever you go. Download the talk streamline free mobile app reach out to yours..

Robert Muller president special counsel Don White House Don Mcgann White House commander Mark Bates Guantanamo Bay Admiral John ring Admiral Craig Fowler Lucas Bates Mcgann Cuba John Huston Margaret executive congress US