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Notice given 2 March 2006

393  Senator Stott Despoja: To move—That the Senate—

(a) notes the United Nations report condemning the operation of Guantanamo Bay;

(b) supports calls by the British Prime Minister, Mr Blair, to close the military detention camp in Guantanamo Bay;

(c) notes the decision by the Government of the United States of America to release 119 detainees from the facility to their countries of citizenship; and

(d) calls on the Australian Government to facilitate the return of Australian citizen, Mr David Hicks, now held at the facility for more than 4 years.