US official says Guantanamo prison closure moving ahead despite uproar over soldier swap

  • by: BEN FOX , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 5, 2014 - 5:50 PM

MIAMI — President Barack Obama is moving ahead with his push to close the Guantanamo Bay prison despite the uproar over the exchange of five Taliban prisoners for a captured American soldier, an administration official said Thursday.

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