- President Barack Obama presents plan to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility on Tuesday
- Congress has passed laws preventing any prisoner transfers to the U.S.
- The U.S. military has said that it is legally prevented from transferring prisoners to the U.S.
Washington (CNN)President Barack Obama said he would close the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as one of his first acts in office. Seven years later, stymied by a hostile Congress and skepticism in his own party, he'll present a plan on how he'd go about it during his remaining days as president.