President Obama will make a statement today about the future of Guantanamo Bay at 10:30 a.m. from the Roosevelt Room, it was announced early on Tuesday morning. Obama is expected to be discussing the plan to eventually shutter the prison.
Obama statement on proposal to shut detention facility at Guantanamo Bay. At 1030am in the Roosevelt Room.— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) February 23, 2016
The Pentagon is due to submit a plan to Congress about closing the prison.