The Pros And Cons Of Guantanamo Bay Detention Center

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To: Barrack Obama, President of the United States
From: Densil Alias
Date: 4/1/13
Subject: Guantanamo Bay Detention Center

Guantanamo Bay is where we detain and interrogate some of the most important and valuable prisoners. Some have become to disagree if that is such a good, since the detention center is not even on US lands. It is a couple miles off shore in a place, where OUR center shouldn’t be: Cuba.

One of the issues raised is that if the detaining of these individuals is legal, since the detention center is not located inside the United States. Also the policy that we are detaining prisoners without any charges. Are we has a Nation allowed to do this? Since the center is not within our jurisdiction.

During the early times during the Afghanistan war, the Bush Administration detained suspected al Qaeda and Taliban fighters without legally charging them of whatever said act. (Tung 456) Not sure if this is even right to do, even though the person being suspected is doing wrong. Since there are many gray areas, we can and cannot be certain of the legally of this.

As of 2009...

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