WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Earlier in the day, the US Department of Defense announced the transfer of four Guantanamo inmates to the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
"While today’s transfer is encouraging, the president must act swiftly if he is to transfer the remaining detainees who have been unanimously cleared by national security agencies," the release stated on Thursday. "Though it seems unlikely he [Obama] is to complete that goal, he can and should continue to dwindle the population."
To date, 55 detainees remain at Guantanamo Bay.
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