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Accused Cole bomber's Gitmo hearing put on hold

A dispute over whether a defendant must be present during a military tribunal brought proceedings to a halt Tuesday in the case of a Guantanamo prisoner accused in the attack on the Navy destroyer the USS Cole. A potential hurricane raised the prospect of an even longer disruption.Full story

Guantanamo court holds closed session to discuss secret evidence

GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba (Reuters) - A Guantanamo war crimes tribunal judge held a closed hearing with lawyers on Wednesday to discuss a defense request to see secret evidence against a prisoner charged with orchestrating the deadly October 2000 attack on the warship USS Cole. Full story

Guantanamo judge won't step down in USS Cole bomb case

GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba (Reuters) - The chief judge in the Guantanamo war crimes tribunal refused on Tuesday to step aside from the trial of a prisoner accused of orchestrating the suicide-bomb attack that killed 17 U.S. soldiers aboard the warship USS Cole in 2000. Full story

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FILE - This file photo released by the FBI Thursday, May 15, 2003 shows Fahd al-Quso, who was charged as an al-Qaida member who helped to plan the attack on the USS Cole that killed 17 American sailors in 2000. Yemeni officials say an airstrike has killed a top al-Qaida leader who was wanted in the

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AT SEA - OCTOBER 12: A gaping hole mars the port side of the Arleigh Burke class guided missile destroyer USS Cole after a terrorist bomb exploded and killed 17 U.S. sailors and injured approximately 36 others during a refueling operation October 12, 2000 in the port of Aden, Yemen. Al-Qaeda's ch