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Stories with person: James L. Pohl
  • Judge hears testimony about female Guantanamo guards 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 1:58 pm

    FORT MEADE, Maryland - A military court order barring female soldiers from transporting certain Guantanamo Bay detainees to court dates and attorney meetings prompted discrimination complaints and a time-consuming reshuffle of job assignments, a guard supervisor testified Friday.

  • DOD: Muslim beliefs should not govern female guards at Gitmo story has photos
    Updated: Oct-27-15 5:11 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senior defense officials said Tuesday that it was "outrageous" that female guards at the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, are barred from transporting five detainees suspected of being involved in the Sept. 11 attacks.