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President-elect Barack Obama will likely issue an executive order closing Guantanamo Bay within his first week on the job, an adviser says. At the same time, the President-elect admits that actually closing the facility is easier said than done, and that it will take a while to find a place to send the current occupants and to sort through important-though-tainted evidence gathered by the facility. Obama has said that closing Gitmo will be non-negotiable. (Reuters)

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