September 6, 2012 Almost 28 percent of the detainees transferred out of the U.S.-run detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have either returned to terrorism or are suspected of having done so, the Director of National Intelligence says.
June 15, 2012 A story is not about you, but you feel tarred by implication. Should NPR and the news media add a clarification to the Web story for the record and posterity? The case of a former Guantanamo chief prosecutor raises possibilities and problems. We need a public consensus.
May 5, 2012 It wasn't a wild scene in the Guantanamo Bay courtroom where the self-proclaimed mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks and four others were being arraigned on Saturday, but it was certainly in disarray.
November 9, 2011 Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri could get the death penalty if he's convicted. He's the first Guantanamo Bay detainee to be brought to trial under the Obama administration's revamped rules for military commissions.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/142175056/142184799" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
May 6, 2011 The new documents include details on an additional 35 detainees about whom no information had previously known.
April 26, 2011 Carol Rosenberg of the Miami Herald has been reporting about the detention center for years. The previously secret documents, she says, tell us a lot about the ways U.S. personnel tried to determine which detainees were and were not dangerous.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/135744717/135745864" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
April 25, 2011 There's a lot to read this morning about the suspected terrorists who have been held at the U.S. detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as well as just where many of al-Qaida's top leaders were on Sept. 11, 2001.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/135699972/135700192" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
April 4, 2011 President Obama's decision to hold military tribunals of Sept. 11 terror suspects, including alleged planner Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, underscored the difference between campaigning and governing.
Detainees kneel during an early morning Islamic prayer at the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Oct 28.
John Moore/Getty Images
March 8, 2011 The president's failure to close Guantanamo is unlikely to hurt him politically because voters are more concerned about the economy than terrorism and Gitmo.
March 7, 2011 Moving forward with military tribunals against some Guantanamo detainees has always been part of the White House plan. Today, the president also issued an executive order outlining a review process for detainees being held without charges.
January 10, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, Arizonans talk about trying to make sense of Saturday’s tragedy. In the second hour, 12 steps to compassion, and Guantanamo Bay on the opinion page.
September 10, 2009 The Times reports on the three most popular books in the Guantanamo Bay library.
January 27, 2009 We keep talking about programs designed to rehabilitate terrorists, but haven't figured out the talk show just yet. Any ideas?
June 18, 2008 How do you track down 66 men who were once held at Guantanamo Bay as terrorists and get them to talk on the record? The reporter behind a new investigative series explains who these former detainees were, and where they are now, and describes a f...
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/91635668/91644062" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
June 12, 2008 For the third time the Supreme Court ruled against the Bush administration in a case related to the rights of detainees. But will today's decision really mean anything to those held at Guantanamo Bay?
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/91429489/91432792" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor