Gitmo Transfers are Not Risk Free
Spain worries about the risks of former Gitmo detainees, while a German official repeats a common meme.
2:45 PM, Jul 8, 2010 • By THOMAS JOSCELYN
After all, more than 100 former Gitmo detainees are either confirmed or suspected recidivists. Just this past week, for example, one former detainee was arrested in Pakistan on terrorism-related charges. And, interestingly, even de Maiziere concedes that Germany was not sure about one of the detainees the Obama administration asked his nation to take in.
Thomas Joscelyn is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD).
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