Military Reporters from Illinois National Guard to Guantanamo
About two dozen members of the Illinois National Guard are being sent to Cuba. The soldiers, who will play the role of military reporters, will be housed at the US naval base at Guantanamo.
President Barack Obama and Democrats congressmen have pledged to close the detention facility where some of the most notorious jihadists are imprisoned.
The Obama administration wants to move Islamists to a federal prison in Thomson, Illinois.