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Obama Wants This To Be Year We Close Guantanamo Bay

He means it this time.

Posted on January 28, 2014, at 10:23 p.m. ET

"And with the Afghan war ending, this needs to be the year Congress lifts the remaining restrictions on detainee transfers and we close the prison at Guantanamo Bay – because we counter terrorism not just through intelligence and military action, but by remaining true to our Constitutional ideals, and setting an example for the rest of the world."