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President Obama's Final Push To Close Guantanamo09:54
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A U.S. trooper stands in the turret of a vehicle with a machine gun, left, as a guard looks out from a tower, in this 2010 photo of Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba. (Brennan Linsley/AP)
A U.S. trooper stands in the turret of a vehicle with a machine gun, left, as a guard looks out from a tower, in this 2010 photo of Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba. (Brennan Linsley/AP)
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Trying to fulfill a campaign promise he made eight years ago, President Obama is working on a plan he will send to Congress to close the U.S. detention facility in Cuba.

But beyond that, questions remain about what happens when Guantanamo is actually shut down. Where will future U.S. detainees in the so-called war on terror go?

Molly O'Toole has been writing about this for the digital publication Defense One and joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti with details.

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This segment aired on June 25, 2015.

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