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‘High risk’ Guantanamo detainee transferred to Kuwait

On at least three separate occasions in the past, US officials, including President Obama’s own Guantanamo Review Task Force, recommended that Fayez al Kandari remain in US custody. Kandari also lost his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. Joint Task Force – Guantanamo deemed him a “high risk” to the US, its interests and allies.



Kuwait

Islamists slam Kuwaiti lawmaker for call to allow dancing, alcohol


Iraq

Obama Envoy John Allen: No ‘Short-Term Solutions’ for Stopping Islamic State





Bahrain

Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain end rift with Qatar, return ambassadors