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NC troops head to patrol Guantanamo Bay

Posted April 16, 2019 5:04 p.m. EDT
Updated April 16, 2019 6:50 p.m. EDT

Guantanamo Bay is one of the most notorious detention centers in the world. The facility has held terrorists involved in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks as well as the USS Cole bombing.

On Tuesday, members of the North Carolina National Guard's 514th Military Police Group, were headed to Cuba to help patrol the facility.

WRAL's Gilbert Baez is also headed there to tour and learn what the conditions are like.