6 Gitmo detainees sent to Oman, ending pause in transfers


A pause in prisoner transfers from Guantanamo Bay has ended with the arrival Saturday in Oman of six Yemenis long held at the U.S. prison for suspected terrorists. It was the first movement of detainees out of Guantanamo in five months as Congress considers new restrictions on transfers. The six men boarded a flight Friday from the U.S. facility in Cuba, and their transfer reduced Guantanamo’s population to 116. President Barack Obama has now transferred more than half the 242 detainees who were at Guantanamo when he was sworn into office in 2009 after campaigning to close it. But he is far from achieving that goal. With just a year and a half left in his second term, final transfer…

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Verdejo on Trinidad Comparisons, PR Parade Showcase
The heir to the throne of Puerto Rico, lightweight contender Felix Verdejo (17-0, 13KOs), makes his HBO televised debut from the The Theatre at New York's Madison Square Garden. He faces fellow unbeaten Ivan Najera (16-0, 8KOs). Verdejo is following in ...
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