United States voted against the East Turkistan in the local placement of Guantanamo prisoners (figure)
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data Figure: January 13, in the U.S. capital Washington, protesters dressed as the U.S. Guantanamo prison in Cuba in the way prisoners, urged the U.S. government to close the Guantanamo prison.
BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) U.S. President Barack Obama may be the Guantanamo prison 17 “East Turkistan” inmates housed in Virginia, USA, the local Republican Congressman Wolf is striving against.
BBC reported that U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said recently that Guantanamo prison “East Turkistan” Prisoners may be placed in the United States. But the official has not announced firm plans.
18 days, the Senator Weber joined the opposition to Guantanamo “East Turkistan” prisoners housed in the ranks here.
Virginia Republican Congressman Wolf and other members of the opposition, may make placement of these in other countries, Obama of “East Turkistan” prisoners plan shelved.
Obama hope that the European allies and the United States receive some of the other officers were brought to Guantanamo. Last week, an Algerian, was released from the Guantanamo center, fly to the French life.
But U.S. officials believe that if the United States can not accept their own people, it will be difficult to persuade other countries to do so.
U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill to prohibit the release of U.S. detainees at Guantanamo. The bill is now sent to the Senate for consideration.