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Official: More transfers from Guantanamo prison not 'imminent'
Official: More transfers from Guantanamo prison not 'imminent'

The Obama administration is working on more transfers out of the Guantanamo Bay detention center in the wake of last week's release of five Taliban fighters but said Wednesday it doesn't have a time line for progress. One national security official said Wednesday that the administration is making headway on some "promising opportunities" but that the process may take some time. "While we continue to work toward closure, there are no imminent transfer announcements in the works," National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden said. Last week's transfer of Guantanamo detainees in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has kicked up a storm on Capitol Hill among lawmakers who think...

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