Tales from the Trail

Obama talks Guantanamo with 9/11 and USS Cole families

February 7, 2009

USAWASHINGTON – President Barack Obama met with families of victims of the September 11 and USS Cole attacks to defend his decision to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay naval base in Cuba.

First Draft: Obama focuses on foreign affairs

January 22, 2009


President Barack Obama is expected to focus on foreign policy and issue an order to close Guantanamo prison within a year.