All along, Toronto Star journalist Michelle Shephard followed Khadr’s case. In 2008, she published Guantanamo’s Child: the Untold Story of Omar Khadr, and now she has co-directed a documentary that premieres Thursday night on CBC-TV: Omar Khadr: Out of the Shadows.
The new policy will allow 160 detainees to be released in various repatriation processes in some countries but not all.
Will 2014 be the year President Barack Obama finally fulfills his 2008 campaign pledge to close Guantanamo Bay prison? It appears, at least, that the notorious detention facility’s closure is something he continues to work toward. On Thursday, Obama signed into law the 2014 defense spending budget, which changes how the military handles sexual