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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Auschwitz guard Johann Breyer dies before facing trial in Germany

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:38pm by Reuters

    ... transferring in 1944 to Auschwitz where, he claimed, he served as a perimeter guard. The death comes days after Breyer was released from a detention centre. He had suffered from dementia and other ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama asks Congress for US$3.7b to stem Central American migrant flood

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:17am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Obama asks for US$3.7b to stem immigrant flood US President Barack Obama asked Congress for an emergency US$3.7 billion to contain the surge of illegal Central American immigrants, many of them unaccompanied children, crossing into the US from Mexico. The money would increase detention and court capacity to speed up decisions, while expanding law ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama in Texas as border surge of child immigrants called overwhelming

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:13am by Associated Press in Washington

    ... would add more judges, increase detention facilities, help care for the kids and pay for programmes in Central America to try to deter them from coming. The Obama administration says it wants ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Mass immigrant graves found in Texas cemetery

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:26am by AP

    ... they remain in custody or are released while they are in deportation proceedings. The government has been looking for more detention space- primarily for mothers with young children- since large numbers of Central Americans have overwhelmed authorities in south Texas. There is only one detention centre designed for families, an 85-bed facility in Pennsylvania that was once a nursing home. ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Some 54 countries helped CIA detention efforts

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 03:30pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... detention and “extraordinary rendition” operations after the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York and Washington. The report, titled Globalising Torture, said its information was based on “credible public sources” and “reputable human rights organisations.” The CIA declined comment on the report. “Secret detention and extraordinary rendition operations, designed to be conducted ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Facebook posts reveal Bowe Bergdahl's frustration

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:30am by AP

    ... of the Taliban. In exchange, the US released five detainees from a detention centre in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The circumstances surrounding the swap and Bergdahl's capture in 2009 have raised ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Web creation Slender Man 'told' girls to attack 12-year-old friend in US

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 09:25pm by WASHINGTON POST, MCT, AP

    ... someone before they could become his "proxies". Both girls are being held at a juvenile detention centre. Anthony Cotton, the lawyer for one girl, said a judge rejected his request ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Chuck Hagel ‘open’ to review of transgender ban in US military

    Posted May 12th 2014, 09:56pm by AP

    ... serve or once served in the military, said a review of the policy was long overdue. "Many of our allies, including the UK, Australia and Israel, allow transgender people to serve ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Uygur refugee pair leave El Salvador

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 07:41pm by MCT

    ... passport, and mystery surrounds what travel documents the two men would have used to leave El Salvador. Abdul Razak and Ahmad Muhamman, were among 22 ethnic Uygurs sent to the US detention centre ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Architect of CIA interrogation programme, James Mitchell, defends use of torture against terror suspects

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:39am by The Guardian

    ... by Mitchell, a retired air force psychologist, and used at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp were far more brutal than disclosed at the time and did not yield useful intelligence. These included ...




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