Tuesday, 29 January 2013
Guantanamo - Signs Say NO Closure
" The State Department on Monday reassigned Daniel Fried, the special envoy for closing the prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, and will not replace him, according to an internal personnel announcement. Mr. Fried's office is being closed, and his former responsibilities will be "assumed" by the office of the department's legal adviser, the notice said."*
There was a special envoy working to close the Guantanamo Bay prison once and for all, as was promised. Now, he's being reassigned. With no replacement. What will become of the prisoners? Is anyone working to close Gitmo? Cenk Uygur breaks it down.
*Read more from Charlie Savage/ New York Times:
Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 04:11