Review Board Weighs Release of Injured Guantanamo Prisoner

June 23, 2015 6:06 PM

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A Libyan prisoner at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba has appeared before a review board deciding whether he can be released after nearly 13 years in custody.

Omar Khalif Abu Baker is one of four Libyans at Guantanamo. A U.S. assessment concluded he has ties to Osama bin Laden and "probably" fought against the Northern Alliance and U.S. forces in Afghanistan.

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