Pentagon: Closing Guantanamo still a priority

Closing the Guantanamo Bay military prison remains a priority for US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said Thursday, acknowledging there was little time left to do so...

Biden says he expects Guantanamo to be shuttered by January

US Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that he expects the Guantanamo Bay military prison to be closed by the time President Barack Obama leaves office in January.