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President Obama's NDAA Signing Statement on Guantanamo

On Wednesday, November 25th, President Barack Obama signed the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act into law.

In addition to the added and renewed restrictions (sections 1031 and 1032) on the president's ability to transfer detainees from Guantanamo Bay to the United States for continued detention, the bill includes two provisions limiting the interrogation activities of agents of the U.S. government.

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