The Obama administration has released more Gitmo detainees, high recidivism rate be damned:

The number of detainees at Gitmo continues to dwindle:

The Defense Department said all four men had been “unanimously approved for transfer” by the president’s interagency Guantanamo Review Task Force, which examines the possible security ramifications of releasing prisoners from the facility.

The transfers will bring the prison’s population down to 131, with 63 of the remaining detainees already cleared for removal.

Obama is determined to shut down Gitmo one way or another:

A reminder:

Congressional restrictions? What congressional restrictions?

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