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WillieW Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-21-09 12:37 AM
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Obama orders Gitmo freeze
Edited on Wed Jan-21-09 12:41 AM by WillieW

GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba (Reuters) - On the orders of new U.S. President Barack Obama, prosecutors in the Guantanamo war crimes tribunals asked military judges on Tuesday to halt pending cases for 120 days, a trial source said.

Tribunal judges were expected to rule on the request on Wednesday, the source said.

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