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Amnesty International Disappointed by Appeals Court Decision to Delay Release of Uighur Detainees

Thu, 10/09/2008 - 12:00

Human Rights Organization Urges DHS to Recognize Detainees' Non-Enemy Combatant Status

White House Seeks To Halt Release Of 17 Detainees

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

This week could see a remarkable moment in American legal history, as 17 Guantanamo detainees are on the verge of being let out of prison.

D.C. Area Families Are Ready to Receive Uighur Detainees

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

When U.S. District Judge Ricardo M. Urbina was looking for a place in the United States to send 17 Chinese Muslim detainees he wants released from Guantanamo Bay, the Washington area was an obvious choice.

HIV spreads in China

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

Infection with the virus that causes AIDS is spreading beyond China's original high-risk groups - heroin addicts in the south and blood sellers in rural central counties.

Ruling on Chinese hits Bush jail policy

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

A US court has ordered the immediate release of 17 Chinese Uighurs who have been imprisoned at Guantánamo Bay since 2002, in a landmark decision that deals another blow to the Bush administration's detainee policy.

Anger over Guantanamo Bay ruling

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

The White House has reacted angrily after a judge ordered that 17 Chinese Muslims held at Guantanamo Bay should be released into the United States.

Judge orders Chinese Muslims freed from Gitmo

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

A federal judge has ordered the immediate release into the United States of 17 Chinese Muslims who have been held for several years in the U.S. military facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Judge Orders 17 Detainees at Guantánamo Freed

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the Bush administration to release 17 detainees at Guantánamo Bay by the end of the week, the first such ruling in nearly seven years of legal disputes over the administration’s detention policies.

Official notice evidence of discrimination against Tibetans after protests

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

Following nearly six months of protests across the Tibetan plateau since March, there is increasing evidence of ethnic tension and discrimination of Tibetan and Chinese people, due at least in part to misinformation and propaganda by the Chinese authorities that has resulted in an upsurge of Chinese nationalism and hostility against Tibetans.

Guantanamo Uighur release blocked

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 12:00

An US federal appeal court has blocked a judge's order that 17 Chinese detainees at the Guantanamo Bay camp should immediately be released.

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