[JURIST] The Periodic Review Secretariat [official website], a national security panel under the authority of the US Department of Defense (DoD) [official website], on Thursday recommended [official determination, PDF] the release of a Yemeni prisoner currently held at Guantanamo Bay. The prisoner, Ali Ahmad Mohamed al-Razihi [NYT profile], was suspected of acting as a bodyguard for Osama bin Laden and has been held at Guantanamo since 2002. The Periodic Review Secretariat determines [docket] whether certain individuals detained at Guantanamo represent...

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