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2006-07-14 12:30:00

NATO named U.S. General Bantz Craddock, the soldier who oversees the controversial Guantanamo prison for terror suspects, as its top commander of operations on Friday, replacing outgoing U.S. General James Jones.

2006-07-13 17:39:22

By Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Bush administration is sending Congress conflicting signals on how to try foreign terrorism suspects despite earlier calls for Congress to ratify the current system struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court, senators said on Thursday.

2006-07-13 11:06:20

By Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Bush administration is weighing policies to expand legal rights of foreign terrorism suspects, key Senate Republicans said on Thursday, despite officials' earlier calls for Congress to give a legal basis to the current system which the U.S.

2006-07-13 06:39:59

ROME (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Thursday welcomed a U.S. military order to apply basic provisions of the Geneva Conventions to detainees at Guantanamo Bay, saying it strengthened the rule of law.

2006-07-12 18:21:30

By Jane Sutton MIAMI (Reuters) - The U.S. militar

2006-07-12 15:58:40

By Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Bush administration, facing a revolt among Senate Republicans over its system for trying foreign terrorism suspects, on Wednesday courted more receptive Republicans on the House side of the U.S. Congress.

2006-07-11 15:56:59

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon has acknowledged for the first time that all detainees held by the U.S. military are covered by an article of the Geneva Conventions that bars inhumane treatment, according to a memo made public on Tuesday.

2006-07-11 10:48:49

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon acknowledged for the first time that all detainees held by the U.S. military are covered by the protections of an article of the Geneva Conventions that bars inhumane treatment, according to a memo made public on Tuesday.

2006-07-11 08:25:57

LONDON (Reuters) - Two British men wanted by the United States on terrorism charges launched a bid to block their extradition on Tuesday, saying they fear mistreatment by U.S. authorities if they are handed over.

2006-07-10 15:13:55

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prisoners from Guantanamo Bay will not be moved to U.S. soil or tried in civilian courts and are in a "holding pattern" after a Supreme Court ruling against a military tribunal system, the White House said on Monday.


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