Closing GITMO: Should President Obama Resort to Executive Action to Close Guantanamo Bay?

Closing GITMO: Should President Obama Resort to Executive Action to Close Guantanamo Bay?

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‘The Geneva Convention requires that prisoners be released at the end of hostilities,’ wrote Honigsberg. ‘Obama should declare that, after more than 14 years, hostilities with Afghanistan are over. He can then release the men in Guantanamo who have not been charged back to their home countries or to third countries. And, he can prosecute the men who have been charged with war crimes.’