Latest from Abigail Hauslohner

Prisoners cleared for transfer remain stuck in the military prison at Guantánamo

Three more detainees were cleared for transfer home or to a third country this month, but it’s unclear when they will be allowed to leave.
  • Oct 16, 2021

New Americans

Hundreds of thousands of Afghans and Iraqis displaced by the wars in their home countries have settled in the U.S., their journeys to the land of opportunity spurred by tragedy and loss in the wake of 9/11.
  • Sep 9, 2021

Afghan refugee Massiullah Ahmadzai, 17, on living in America

“With my dad being in Afghanistan, my mom did the job of both mom and dad at the same time,” he said.
  • Sep 8, 2021

Supporters warn against sending former Guantanamo inmate, now detained in Persian Gulf, home to Russia

The difficulty of resettling some prisoners illustrates the challenges Biden will face in any renewed attempt to shutter the facility at Guantánamo.
  • Sep 4, 2021

The government’s extradition case failed. Now ICE is trying to deport him.

Allies of Omar Abdulsattar Ameen say he will be executed if he’s sent back to Iraq.
  • Jul 30, 2021

Mothers in sister cities: Finding lessons from the pandemic in Germany and Virginia

As parts of Europe and the United States rebound from the depths of the pandemic, two women share how their families coped, struggled and now wonder what's ahead.
  • Jun 18, 2021
  • Analysis

A sprawling investigation: What we know so far about the Capitol riot suspects

More than 400 suspects have been charged so far in the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Here's what we know from court filings and case documents.
  • May 13, 2021

Last ‘low-value’ Afghan detainee asks to be freed from Guantánamo Bay as U.S. troops leave Afghanistan

The Afghan government is urging repatriation as detainees argue that President Biden’s promise to withdraw troops means “America’s longest war” is over.
  • May 10, 2021

Biden calls for confronting systemic racism after Chauvin convicted of murder in Floyd’s death

The former Minneapolis police officer was immediately taken into custody after a jury announced guilty verdicts on all charges against him Tuesday.
  • Apr 20, 2021

Chauvin trial: Jurors start deliberations

It is expected to be the final day of arguments in court before jury deliberations begin in the trial of the ex-Minneapolis officer accused of murdering George Floyd.
  • Apr 19, 2021