November 16, 2018

Where Are They Today? Obama Reportedly Gave $5 Billion for Deserter Bergdahl and Released “Taliban 5” from Gitmo

On May 31, 2014 President Obama announced that he transferred five Guantanamo Bay detainees to Qatar in exchange for the release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl who was held by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Breitbart provided the following information about the Taliban 5 in December of 2015 – The Taliban Five – Mohammad Fazl, Mohammed Nabi, […]

Gitmo Detainees Approved for Release in Obama Era Unlikely to Be Released

Only 41 captives remain in the U.S. military detention facility in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, including five who have been deemed eligible for release by a multi-agency board established by the administration of former President Barack Obama who vowed to shut down the prison. The Washington Post (WaPo) quotes Wells Dixon, a senior staff attorney at […]

Obama Frees 10 More Gitmo Detainees During Last Week in Office

With just days left in office, President Obama transferred 10 Guantanamo Bay detainees to Oman. The country’s foreign ministry said in a statement on the state-run Oman News Agency that it accepted the prisoners at the president’s request, although it declined to identify who they are. The Defense Department has not publicly acknowledged the transfer. […]

Report: Obama to Free Gitmo Detainees Who Have Vowed to Behead Americans

President Barack Obama plans to transfer out at least 22 of the 59 detainees who remain at the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, by the time he leaves the White House, a move that will liberate jihadists who have threatened to behead and bomb Americans, the Daily Mail has learned. In recent weeks, […]

Obama Vows to Move Ahead with Gitmo Transfers Despite Trump’s Opposition

The White House soon fired back after incoming President-elect Donald Trump urged a halt in the transfer of detainees from the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, vowing to move ahead with its plan to liberate more prisoners in the fewer than 20 days President Barack Obama has left in office. Obama revealed last month that […]

Get Ready: Obama Planning to Release 17 More Islamic Terrorists from GITMO Next Month

Officials from Barack Obama’s outgoing administration have made Congress aware that they intend to transfer 17 or 18 of the 59 remaining detainees from Guantanamo Bay by the end of next month, according to the New York Times. By law, the Pentagon must notify Congress 30 days before a prisoner transfer, a deadline that Obama made on Monday. In June, […]

Confirmed: Two GITMO Prisoners Released by Obama Reunite with Islamic Terror Groups

The U.S. government regrets to inform you that two more Islamic terrorists released from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba have returned to fighting the United States on the battlefield.  Washington also confirmed that a total of nine people freed from Guantanamo have rejoined militant groups since President Barack Obama took office in 2009, according to Reuters. In all, […]

Obama’s Freed Gitmo Nine Rejoin Battlefied of Terror

Thanks, Obama. Two more of the prisoners released from Guantanamo Bay under the present White House’s watch – and not just watch, but insistence – have returned to the battlefield, it seems. Just to recap: This is the same Guantanamo Bay that Obama vowed during both presidential terms to close, and that he’s been busily […]

House Votes to Halt Gitmo Detainee Transfers

Editor’s Note: Story by the Associated Press; curated by Jon Street. WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday backed election-year legislation that temporarily would halt the transfer of more detainees from the U.S. naval prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. AFP/Getty Images The bill, which passed by a 244-174 vote, would bar the federal government from […]

Obama’s release of Gitmo terrorists endangers Americans

On June 8, 2016, the Washington Post, via Adam Goldman and Missy Ryan, reported the following: The Obama administration believes that at least 12 detainees released from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have launched attacks against U.S. or allied forces in Afghanistan, killing about a half-dozen Americans, according to current and former U.S. officials. […]

Obama Releases 15 More Hardened Jihadists from Gitmo So They Can Kill Again

Barack Obama announced in February his plan to close Guantanamo Bay prison. Obama told Yahoo in December that “only a handful” of Gitmo detainees has returned to a life of terrorism. The actual number is closer to 196… So he was only off by 191. Former Guantanamo detainee, Ibrahim Qosi, who is also known as […]

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Gitmo Terrorists Obama Just Released

The Pentagon confirmed Monday that the United States released a total of 15 Guantanamo detainees, 12 Yemeni nationals and three Afghans, to the United Arab Emirates in the single largest release from the facility under Obama’s watch. While the Pentagon didn’t divulge any further details on its website, the Department of Defense issued a statement providing […]

BREAKING: Obama Releases Osama’s Bodyguard from GITMO

Abdel Malik Ahmed Abdel Wahab al-Rahabi, bodyguard, 9/11 planner, and possible relative of Osama bin Laden, has been released from Guantanamo Bay and sent to Montenegro, according to the Department of Defense. Reports are that al-Rahabi had been held at Guantanamo since shortly after it opened and was one of the so-called “Day One” detainees. The […]

Confirmed: Freed Gitmo Detainees Have Killed Americans

Back in March, Defense Department official Paul Lewis told lawmakers that freed Guantanamo Bay prisoners had returned to the fight and killed Americans, but he declined to give further detail. Now, however, The Washington Post has learned more information. The Obama administration believes that at least 12 detainees released from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, […]

Pentagon announces transfer of two “veteran jihadis” from Gitmo: WEAPONS TRAINER and EXPLOSIVES TRAINER

Obama continues to replenish the ranks of the enemy leadership. “Pentagon announces transfer of two Guantanamo detainees,” Xinhua, April 5, 2016: WASHINGTON, April 4 (Xinhua) — The Pentagon on Monday announced transfer of two Guantanamo Bay detainees to Senegal, bringing the population of the notorious U.S. detention facility in Cuba to under 90. The two […]

OBAMA ADMIN ADMITS: RELEASED GITMO PRISONERS KILLED AMERICANS…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans have been killed by prisoners released from the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a senior Defense Department official told lawmakers Wednesday, triggering sharp criticism from Republicans opposed to shuttering the facility in the wake of deadly attacks by the Islamic State group in Brussels and Paris. Paul Lewis, the Pentagon’s […]

Obama Won’t Send Any More Captured Terrorists To Gitmo

We all know the president wants to close Guantanamo Bay, the plans for which how that will be achieved are expected this month, but what happens if we continue to nab more Islamic extremists? For now, the interrogations occur on naval ships and the prisoners are transferred to other nations’ legal systems, or they’re brought […]

Al Qaeda Bomb Expert Released From Gitmo

  Last week the Obama administration announced the release of a Gitmo detainee who once vowed to kill as many Americans as he could upon release. Today, the Pentagon made known the transfer of two more—one of which was (will continue to be?) an al Qaeda explosives expert. Tariq Mahmoud Ahmed al-Sawah, 58, developed specialized improvised […]

Unreal: Obama Frees Gitmo Detainee Who Vowed to ‘Kill As Many Americans As He Could’ Upon Release

In President Obama’s quest to shut down Guantanamo Bay, his administration is continuing apace in releasing detainees. We’re only 13 days into the new year and four have already been released, including 40-year-old Muhammad al Rahman al-Shumrani. Al-Shumrani’s transfer back to his home country of Saudi Arabia is particularly troublesome because he’s already made it […]

After GITMO prisoner promises to “kill Americans,” Obama immediately does this

Seven years into the Obama presidency, one thing is pretty clear: this president values his own ideological agenda over the safety of the American people he’s charged with protecting. There are many examples of this — such as his push for an increased influx of refugees from terrorist hotbeds even as he blocks efforts to screen […]

Largest Gitmo Transfer Since 2007 Underway

President Obama said he’s gunning to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, and he’s starting by emptying the cell blocks that have housed suspected terrorists since it opened in 2002. Right now, the administration is on the verge of the largest detainee transfer in a single month since 2007 (via NYT): Defense Secretary Ashton B. […]

Pentagon Wants to Bring Gitmo Prisoners to Colorado, Local Official Says They Want to ‘Create Destruction’

Guantanamo Bay may be reaching its expiration date. Pentagon officials have begun actively searching for US sites to move current Gitmo prisoners to once they are transferred out of the controversial prison in Cuba. Colorado, it seems, is first on their list. The team planned to assess facilities at the Federal Correctional Complex in Florence […]

Prisoner Who Was Likely Bin Laden’s Bodyguard is Released from Gitmo

The White House seems determined to make good on its pledge to close Guantanamo Bay within the last 16 months of Obama’s presidency. In another head shaking decision, his administration has decided to release a Gitmo prisoner with a dangerous past, including reports he once served as Osama Bin Laden’s bodyguard. Abdul Rahman Shalabi, a […]

What Obama doesn’t want us to know on Gitmo closure

President Obama’s top counter-terrorism aide, Deputy National Security Advisor Lisa Monaca, said this past weekend at the Aspen Security Conference that the White House is preparing for another push to close Guantanamo, including a plan to move detainees into the U.S. mainland. While she cited grossly exaggerated costs per detainee, here’s an actual fact that […]

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