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6 Guantanamo Bay Detainees to be Sent to Uruguay

The Obama administration has informed the U.S. Congress that it will transfer six detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to the South American country of Uruguay. U.S. news outlets say Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sent a letter to congressional leaders last week notifying them of the plan.  The impending transfer would be the first since five former Taliban commanders were sent to Qatar in May in exchange for the release of Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured in...

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