Guantanamo Prisoner Releases The Pentagon is set to release about two dozen prisoners from Guantanamo, the high-security prison on the U.S. naval base in Cuba. Many of the more than 600 prisoners at the camp are being held because of suspected ties to al Qaeda and the Taliban. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Tom Gjelten.
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U.S. Set to Release More Guantanamo Prisoners

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U.S. Set to Release More Guantanamo Prisoners

U.S. Set to Release More Guantanamo Prisoners

U.S. Set to Release More Guantanamo Prisoners

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The Pentagon is set to release about two dozen prisoners from Guantanamo, the high-security prison on the U.S. naval base in Cuba. Many of the more than 600 prisoners at the camp are being held because of suspected ties to al Qaeda and the Taliban. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Tom Gjelten.