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    A Gitmo prisoner Muhammed Abd Al Rahman Awn Al-Shamrani has been repatriated to Saudi Arabia.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Guantanamo prisoner Muhammed Abd Al Rahman Awn Al-Shamrani has been repatriated to Saudi Arabia, bringing down the prison’s population to 103 inmates, the Pentagon said in a press release on Monday.

    “The United States coordinated with the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to ensure this transfer took place consistent with appropriate security and humane treatment measures,” the release stated.

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