Retain Guantánamo Bay Military Prison
Current Status: In ProgressAs of
"As far as Guantánamo is concerned, I want to make sure, 100 percent sure, that if we’re going to release people, No. 1 they are going to be people that can be released and it’s going to be safe to release them. We have plenty of bad ones out there, and I would use them for that.”
- Donald Trump interview with the Miami Herald,
A statement by @realdonaldtrump on Twitter in January 2017 seems to indicate his continued commitment to retaining the facility at Guantánamo:
There should be no further releases from Gitmo. These are extremely dangerous people and should not be allowed back onto the battlefield.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 3, 2017
As of this update no effort has been made to change or end the facility at Guantánamo.