Obama plans to transfer more Gitmo detainees amid effort to close facility

Obama plans to transfer more Gitmo detainees amid effort to close facility

Published By Sinclair Broadcast Group

Honigsberg disputed the claim that placing convicted terrorists in federal prisons in the U.S. would create a significant new security risk. ‘The fact is that our ‘supermax’ prisons in America already house many convicted terrorists and other enemies of America,’ he said. ‘If the men are convicted of a crime, we can be assured that they will be locked up in these maximum security prisons.’