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US Transfers 10 Guantanamo Bay Detainees

Oman's state news agency said 10 Yemeni detainees from the U.S. detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, arrived in Oman on Thursday for a "temporary stay" in response to a request from the United States. A U.S. defense official had told VOA the 10 detainees would be sent to the Middle East on Thursday. The mass transfer — one of the largest for the Obama administration — will raise the number of detainees transferred out of the camp to 14. Officials have told...

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