Obama to lift the ban the U.S. government to re-use of Guantanamo prison
Data for: the heavily guarded U.S. military prison at Guantanamo
According to Russian media reports, U.S. President Barack Obama on March 7 for 2 years to lift the ban and resumed in the use of Guantanamo Bay in Cuba.
Obama said in a statement the same day, restart the Guantanamo prison, out of the U.S. counter-terrorism strategy to consider. “I think the American judicial system in the war against al-Qaeda is an important weapon in order to ensure national security, the consolidation of American values, the U.S. government will continue to operate our judicial system.”
Austria Alabama is also a statement that those who pose a threat to U.S. homeland security but no suspects were convicted, will still be held at Guantanamo Bay. Obama also retains some of the trial transferred to U.S. civilian courts to the right. Previously, the behavior of the transfer of the trial has been repeatedly voted against the Republicans and some Democrats.
2009 In January, Obama signed a presidential decree and the three executive orders to reform the U.S. treatment of terror suspects policy system, including within a year to close the Guantanamo prison and so on. 172 suspects are still being held at Guantanamo Bay. (Ren Qi)