27 January 2002 Military News
- RUMSFELD/DETAINEES VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld has paid a brief visit to the U-S Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba for a first-hand look at the detention facilities for Taleban and al-Qaida captives being held there
- RUMSFELD/CUBA VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says Taleban and al-Qaida detainees held at the U-S Navy base in Cuba are not prisoners of war and will not be regarded as P-O-W's in the future. Mr. Rumsfeld made the statement Sunday as he visited the Camp X-Ray detention facility at Guantanamo Bay where the detainees are being held.
- CHENEY AFGHAN VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- Vice President Dick Cheney says the Bush Administration is still debating how to treat detained Al Qaida and Taleban fighters.
- BALKANS/SOLANA VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- E-U Foreign Policy Chief Javier Solana has just concluded a Balkan visit that the diplomat says has eased tensions in the region.
- AFGHANISTAN-US VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- Afghanistan's interim leader, Hamid Karzai, travels to Washington for talks Monday with President Bush and other American leaders
Defense Policy / Programs
- CHENEY MIDEAST VOA 27 Jan. 2002-- Vice-President Dick Cheney says the latest suicide bombing in Jerusalem shows again that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is not doing enough to stop terrorist attacks on Israel
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