U.S. releases five Guantanamo detainees to Georgia, Slovakia

November 20, 2014 11:25 PM

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has released five detainees from its detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, including the first Yemeni detainee to be resettled since 2010, officials said on Thursday.

Three of the detainees were sent to the Republic of Georgia, the U.S. military said in a statement, while two were sent to Slovakia.

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