Jackie Northam Jackie Northam is NPR's International Affairs Correspondent. She is a veteran journalist who has spent three decades reporting on conflict, politics, and life across the globe.
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Future Uncertain for Chinese Held at Guantanamo

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Leaving Guantanamo: Bahrainis Protest Prison

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Leaving Guantanamo: Enduring a Harsh Stay

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Dog Handler Goes on Trial for Alleged Iraq Prison Abuse

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U.N. Panel: Close Guantanamo, Foreign Prisons

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Inmates, Guards Clash at Guantanamo Prison

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Coalition Forces Watch Over Iraq's Oil Platforms

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Two Years After Abu Ghraib, Abuse Reports Linger

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Officers Untouched by Abu Ghraib Prosecutions

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Army Bans Non-Military Issued Body Armor

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New Rule Will Bar Evidence Gained Through Torture

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Military Grows More Defensive About Guantanamo Prison

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Guantanamo Commander Prepares to Leave Post

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New Guantanamo Docs Reveal ID's of Detainees

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Guantanamo Documents Open Window to Secret World

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