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Two Algerians repatriated from Guantanamo: Pentagon

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, August 29, 2013 8:11 EDT
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Two Algerian prisoners at the US military detention facility at Guantanamo Bay have been transferred back to their homeland, the Pentagon said in a statement Thursday.

Nabil Said Hadjarab and Mutia Sadiq Ahmad Sayyab were handed to the government of Algeria under a deal announced last month as part of efforts to eventually close the War on Terror military prison.

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