Obama goal of Gitmo closure stalled at Pentagon

the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, CubaWASHINGTON (AP) — The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process, causing deep frustration within the administration and raising doubts that President Barack Obama will be able to fulfill his campaign promise to close the offshore prison for terrorism suspects.

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