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UAE's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Says It Received 15 Guantanamo Inmates

The United Arab Emirates' Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Tuesday it has received 15 detainees from Guantanamo Bay for humanitarian reasons. U.S. officials said on Monday that 12 Yemeni and three Afghan inmates from the Guantanamo prison were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the single largest transfer of Guantanamo detainees during President Barack Obama's administration. The UAE ministry said in a statement published on the state news agency website...

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