Monday, October 20, 2008

Bush chooses to keep Guantánamo open, officials say

By Steven Lee Myers
International Herald Tribune
Monday, October 20, 2008

WASHINGTON: Despite his stated desire to close the U.S. prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, President George W. Bush has decided not to do so, and never considered proposals drafted in the State Department and the Pentagon that outlined options for transferring the detainees elsewhere, according to senior administration officials. ...