Uruguay president asks US to free Cuban prisoners

Associated Press - 21 March 2014 16:57-04:00

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguay's president is asking the United States to free three Cuban prisoners in exchange for receiving five Guantanamo Bay detainees.
The Cuban prisoners were sentenced in 2001 on charges including conspiracy and failing to register as foreign agents. Jose Mujica said Friday that the U.S. should release them.
Mujica indicated Thur...

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