Obama Oversimplifies Terror Cases in Renewed Call to Close Gitmo

Guantanamo Bay detention facility remains politically charged at home and abroad.

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Part of the Guantanamo detention facility on the U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in 2008.

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"Then mistakes in the other direction occur because fear of a threat dissipates as the last attack recedes into the past and as indicators of danger are no longer visible to the public," he added.

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