The Guantanamo Papers An NPR investigation of secret military documents from the detention camp at Guantanamo Bay details the system used to assess how dangerous the detainees would be if released.

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Military Documents Detail Life At Guantanamo

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Detainees Transferred Or Freed Despite 'High Risk'

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A group of detainees kneels during an early-morning Islamic prayer in their camp at the U.S. military prison for "enemy combatants" in 2009 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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At Guantanamo, Big Threats Found In Small Clues

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Did Harsh Interrogation Tactics Lead To Bin Laden?

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Judges Question Evidence On Guantanamo Detainees

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Dina Temple-Raston

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Secret Documents: Guantanamo Interrogators Worked Without Nuance

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Guantanamo Papers Reveal A Great Deal, Reporter Says

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'High-Risk' Detainees Released From Guantanamo

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Leaked Documents Reveal New Details On Guantanamo

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