WHITE HOUSE IN 'FINAL STAGES' OF PLAN TO CLOSE GUANTANAMO BAY PRISON

BARACK OBAMA'S ADMINISTRATION TO PRESENT PLAN TO CLOSE DETENTION CENTER FOR TERRORISM SUSPECTS

EARLIER THIS MONTH A CROSS-PARTY GROUP OF MPS, INCLUDING BORIS JOHNSON, SENT AN OPEN LETTER TO MR OBAMA LOBBYING FOR AAMER'S RELEASE.

But Susan Rice, Mr Obama's national security adviser, convened a cabinet-level meeting last week to discuss how to move the process forward.
Earlier this month a cross-party group of MPs, including Boris Johnson, sent an open letter to Mr Obama lobbying for Aamer's release.
Mr Obama's top advisers have reportedly been debating the best approach to closing the facility in Mr Obama's final 18 months as president behind the scenes.

The continued existence of the camp has been a thorn in the side Barack Obama who promised to close the camp while campaigning for president, but was thwarted by Republicans in Congress who blocked the transfer of detainees...

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