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25 Jul 2013 16:53 GMT | Politics
US Congress has held its first hearing in five years into the detention centre at Guantanamo Bay.
The debate comes as the Obama administration tries to work out how to close the facility.
Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
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Human Rights, United Kingdom
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Sport, Africa, Somalia
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Politics, Football, Latin America
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