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Publish Date : Wednesday 6 May 2009 - 06:02
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Obama Returns to Bush Era on Guantánamo
 
 
Two distressing pieces of news emerged last week regarding the Obama administration's plans to close Guantánamo, and both were delivered by Defense Secretary Robert Gates in testimony to the Senate Appropriations Committee.
 
By Andy Worthington
 
Story Code: 4359