- Guantanamo prisoner on long hunger strike to be sent home Updated: Jun-26-15 11:44 am
MIAMI - A prisoner who has been on a nine-year hunger strike to protest his confinement at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, can now return to his native Saudi Arabia, a government review board said Friday.
- Emirati leader in Warsaw to deepen cooperation with Poland Updated: Jun-08-15 8:52 am
WARSAW, Poland - The prime minister of the United Arab Emirates has met with the Polish president during a visit to Warsaw in which the two countries are seeking greater cooperation in the areas of tourism, agriculture, higher education and scientific research.
- Former Maryland man held at Guantanamo alleges CIA torture Updated: Jun-02-15 7:19 pm
MIAMI - A former Maryland resident imprisoned at Guantanamo was subjected to mistreatment while in CIA custody far in excess of what has previously been disclosed, including being hung from a wooden beam for three days and kept in total darkness for nearly a year, a legal organization that represents him said Wednesday.
- Senate staff disputes ex-CIA official's defense of torture Updated: Jun-02-15 6:58 pm
WASHINGTON - The former deputy CIA director made a series of factual misstatements while defending the agency's harsh treatment of detainees in his recent book, Senate intelligence committee staffers assert in a 54-page document filed with citations from CIA records.