Should Prisoners at Guantanamo Bay Be Sent Home to Yemen?

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Late today, President Obama said he still plans to close Guantánamo Bay, where half the 198 remaining prisoners are from Yemen.  But, since Yemen is now tied to the failed airline-bombing attempt on Christmas Day, he won’t send more any Yeminis home.  So, where will they go?

Credits

Guests:
Sudarsan Raghavan - Washington Post - @africawriter, Christopher Boucek - Associate, Carnegie Middle East Program, Marc Falkoff - Attorney representing 16 Yemeni detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Charles 'Cully' Stimson - Heritage Foundation - @cullystimson

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Karen Radziner, Sonya Geis