President Barack Obama delivers an address Thursday on national security, terrorism, and the closing of the Guantanamo Bay prison.
President Barack Obama delivers an address Thursday on national security, terrorism, and the closing of the Guantanamo Bay prison. Charles Dharapak / AP
President Barack Obama delivers an address Thursday on national security, terrorism, and the closing of the Guantanamo Bay prison. Charles Dharapak / AP

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