Obama Oversimplifies Terror Cases in Renewed Call to Close Gitmo

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


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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