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Former Guantanamo Detainee Bombed Iraqi Base

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Former Guantanamo Detainee Bombed Iraqi Base

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Former Guantanamo Detainee Bombed Iraqi Base

Former Guantanamo Detainee Bombed Iraqi Base

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U.S. officials sent Abdallah Saleh Al-Ajmi from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility to Kuwait, where he was released. He later drove a truckload of explosives into an Iraqi army base.

The case further complicates the issue of what to do with detainees once Guantanamo closes.

Guests:

Rajiv Chandrasekaran, associate Editor and former Baghdad bureau chief for the Washington Post, author of two-part series "After Guantanamo"

Debra Burlingame, co-founder of 9/11 Families for a Safe and Strong America