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President Obama's State of the Union: 'Close Guantanamo Bay in 2014'
10 months ago

Video  Report      http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25939360

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President Obama has called on Congress to act to close Guantanamo Bay in 2014 during his annual State of the Union address.

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Mr Obama urged members to lift the remaining restrictions on detainee transfers.

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The president also promised a more "targeted approach" to combating terrorism and reform of the country's controversial surveillance programmes.

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