DOS Cable re: Proposed Transfer of Guantanamo Bay Detainees to their Home Country for Continued Detention or Prosecution, May 5, 2004

State Department cable concerning the possible transfer of Guantanamo Detainees from Guantanamo and Bagram back to their home countries. Mostly redacted.

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Cable
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Wednesday, May 5, 2004
Doc_rel_date: 
Thursday, December 16, 2004
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UNCLASSIFIED • *Current Class: SECRET Page: 1. re.A0-13 Current Handling: NODIS DOcument Number: 2004STATE100928 Channel: n/a C ORIGIN NODS-00 RELEASED IN PART INFO LOG-00D/ODOR Bl, 1.4(D) CCOE-00 SAS-00D 100928 SOURCE: DISKETTE.034627 DRAFTED BY: S/WCI:RMILLER -- 05/05/04 (202) 647-5093 APPROVED BY: S/WCI:PPROSPER DOD/OGC:CALLEN DOJ:DNAHMIAS L/PM:JADOLAN D:PHEFFERNAN CIA/CTC:LVOGT DOD/SOLIC:AFORTUNE P:BBRINK S/CT:SMOLNAR T S/ES-0:DJHALL B1 1908F2 052344Z /38 0 052340Z MAY 04 ZFF4 FM SECSTATE WASHDC DECAPTIONED B1 SECRET STATE 100928 NODIS E.O. 12958: DECL: 05/05/14 TAGS: PTER, KAWC, PHUM, PINR, SUBJECT: PROPOSED TEXT FOR USE IN BILATERAL DISCUSSION OF PROSPOSED TRANSFER OF IT‹Dimmarizzs» I REF: STATE 49916 (NODIS) CLASSIFIED BY S/WCI, AMBASSADOR PIERRE-RICHARD PROSPER FOR REASONS 1.4 (3) AND (D) 1. (U) THIS IS AN ACTION REQUEST - SEE PARAGRAPHS 3 - 4. 2. (S) DEPARTMENT ADVISES POST THAT THE USG IS CONSIDERING THE TRANSFER OF APPROXIMATELY NATIONALS FROM GUANTANAMO AND BAGRAM FOR CONTINUED DETENTION AND INVESTIGATION/PROSECUTION BY THE GOVERNMENT 'CONSISTENT WITH ASSURANCES NEEDED FROM PARAGRAPH 4. Current Class: SECRET UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE REVIEW AUTHORITY: SHARON E AHMAD DATE/CASE ID: 24 NOV 2004 200303827 Page: 1 DECAPTIONED UNCLASSIFIED DOS-002574 DUNCLASSIFIED 'Current Class: SECRET Page: 2 Current Handling: NODIS D Document Number: 2004STATE100928 Channel: n/a 4. (S/REL TO TEXT OF NOTE: BEGIN TEXT OF EMBASSY'S DIPLOMATIC NOTE: [INSERT APPROPRIATE COMPLIMENTARY OPENING] Current Class: SECRET Page:'2 DOS-002575 UNCLASSIFIED DUNCLASSIFIED 'Current Class: SECRET Page: 3 Current Handling: NODIS D Document Number: 2004STATE100928 Channel: n/a END TEXT MINIMIZE CONSIDERED POWELL NNNN Current Class: SECRETD Page: 3 UNCLASSIFIED DOS-002576

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6655
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68