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US Transfers 5 Guantanamo Inmates to Kazakhstan

The United States has transferred five more detainees from the controversial prison at the Guantanamo Bay Navy base in Cuba. In a statement, the Pentagon said three Yemenis and two Tunisians were transferred Tuesday to the Central Asian nation of Kazakhstan. The men were low-level detainees detained in Pakistan on suspicion of having links with al-Qaida or other militant Islamic groups. The detainees, who were held for over 11 years, were never charged with a crime and were cleared...

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