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If you knew who was behind “Close-Gitmo” push, you'd be shocked
FoxNews ^ | Jan 10, 2014 | JD Gordon

Posted on 01/11/2014 7:24:36 PM PST by Innovative

Just dig a little deeper into who has been driving the anti-Gitmo disinformation campaign these past 12 years, and we discover an international, fervently anti-American, far-left coalition attacking the nation through a savvy propaganda effort.

This includes those linked to Al Qaeda financiers, communist groups, anarchist movements - backed by sympathetic press and politicians.

Regrettably, it’s a coalition President Barack Obama has sided with in his priority to release as many Al Qaeda, Taliban and “affiliates” as humanly possible.

the State Dept. will finally designate ex-Gitmo detainee, Libya’s Sufian Bin Qumu, and his group, Ansar Al-Sharia as “foreign terrorist entities” for their roles in the Benghazi Consulate attack.

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How many people know that one of the leaders of the terrorist organization that perpetrated the attack and murder of our ambassador in Benghazi was a prisoner at Gitmo who was freed?

Read more here:

State Department designates 3 Ansar al Sharia organizations, leaders as terrorist organizations

Another "must read" and "must bookmark" article.

1 posted on 01/11/2014 7:24:36 PM PST by Innovative
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To: Innovative

“This includes those linked to Al Qaeda financiers, communist groups, anarchist movements - backed by sympathetic press and politicians.”

Oh, you mean the Democrat party. Right. Of course.


2 posted on 01/11/2014 7:27:07 PM PST by garjog (Obama: making the world safe for Sharia.)
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To: Innovative

I am shocked Rick shocked I tell you


3 posted on 01/11/2014 7:27:29 PM PST by Nifster
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To: Innovative

Well, if it wasn’t the video then what difference does it make.


4 posted on 01/11/2014 7:31:31 PM PST by rsobin
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To: Innovative

Eric Holder’s law firm had several Gitmo detainees as clients, if I recall correctly.


5 posted on 01/11/2014 7:35:14 PM PST by rfp1234 (Impeach We Much!)
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To: Innovative
international, fervently anti-American, far-left coalition attacking the nation through a savvy propaganda effort.

In other words, Democrats.

6 posted on 01/11/2014 7:38:23 PM PST by stinkerpot65 (Global warming is a Marxist lie.)
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To: Innovative
While everyone is for “human rights” and “stopping torture,” Americans should not be fooled by these false flags meant to damage U.S. power and prestige.

Just dig a little deeper into who has been driving the anti-Gitmo disinformation campaign these past 12 years, and we discover an international, fervently anti-American, far-left coalition attacking the nation through a savvy propaganda effort.

The FBI will be fooled by these false flags... FBI's after the grandparents in the Tea Party...

7 posted on 01/11/2014 7:42:11 PM PST by GOPJ ("Remember who the real enemy is... ")
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To: GOPJ
"and we discover an international, fervently anti-American, far-left coalition"

Wow, what an astounding revelation. NOT. It took him TWELVE years to come to this conclusion?

8 posted on 01/11/2014 7:49:25 PM PST by MestaMachine (My caps work. You gotta earn them.)
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To: MestaMachine

Haven’t we known about this anti-US, far-left international coalitions for many decades?


9 posted on 01/11/2014 7:50:30 PM PST by GeronL (Extra Large Cheesy Over-Stuffed Hobbit)
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To: 1_Rain_Drop; 2111USMC; 2ndDivisionVet; Absolutely Nobama; acapesket; AirForce-TechSgt; aknkate; ...
Oh! Oh! Oh! Prepare yourself for the shock!/s

This is a Threat Matrix list documenting threats within and without. Anyone wanting on or off please advise.


10 posted on 01/11/2014 7:55:02 PM PST by MestaMachine (My caps work. You gotta earn them.)
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To: MestaMachine

Time for another House Un-American Activities Committee.


11 posted on 01/11/2014 7:56:52 PM PST by Salvey
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To: GeronL

Apparently, he missed it.


12 posted on 01/11/2014 7:57:36 PM PST by MestaMachine (My caps work. You gotta earn them.)
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To: Salvey

Yeah. Chaired by john mccain and his sliamese twin.


13 posted on 01/11/2014 8:00:44 PM PST by MestaMachine (My caps work. You gotta earn them.)
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To: Innovative
EVERYTHING obama does either:
a) Weakens America
b) Distances America's allies
c) Strengthens America's enemies
d) Serves Islam
e) Harms Israel
Or some combination of the above.
I have yet to have anyone raise a single substantive counter example in several years of posting this.
14 posted on 01/11/2014 8:26:17 PM PST by null and void (It is as if they all had one head. Too bad they don't all have one neck.)
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To: GeronL
Haven’t we known about this anti-US, far-left international coalitions for many decades?

Unholy Alliance: Radical Islam and the American Left
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15 posted on 01/11/2014 8:30:27 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: rfp1234

Righto. And some of the people he defended are now in the Justice Department, being paid with our taxes.


16 posted on 01/11/2014 8:36:48 PM PST by firebrand
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To: firebrand

Sorry. Some of the other people who defended terrorists, not the terrorists themselves, although I’m sure there must be a few of those too.


17 posted on 01/11/2014 8:41:01 PM PST by firebrand
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To: null and void

f) All of the above


18 posted on 01/11/2014 9:11:53 PM PST by Robert DeLong (u)
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To: ETL

Crank in the Global Fascists and you have all the equation.

Been saying it for years.

We witness the convergence of The Left, The Global Fascists and the Islamists against the Christian, Jews and Freedom Lovers.

All 3 think they will ultimately beat the other 2, but none will. God will prevail in the end.


19 posted on 01/11/2014 9:33:51 PM PST by Texas Fossil
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To: Innovative

bkmk


20 posted on 01/11/2014 10:48:56 PM PST by AllAmericanGirl44
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To: firebrand

Follow the money. Who is making huge profits from the War on Terror?


21 posted on 01/11/2014 11:01:44 PM PST by Liberty Wins ( The average lefty is synapse challenged)
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To: Innovative

Related article from Walid Shoebat.

State Caves a bit on Benghazi; still avoids Egypt Link http://tinyurl.com/mtsxk7a


22 posted on 01/11/2014 11:45:56 PM PST by Texas Fossil
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To: Innovative
"If you knew who was behind “Close-Gitmo” push, you'd be shocked...."

..... Shocked? .... perhaps in an America of bygone years .... but not in today's Amerika. I am shocked however, that this kind of thing cannot be stopped on any level. It has become SOP.

23 posted on 01/11/2014 11:54:51 PM PST by R_Kangel ( "A Nation of Sheep ..... Will Beget ..... a Nation Ruled by Wolves.")
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bookmark


24 posted on 01/12/2014 12:07:51 AM PST by freds6girlies (many that are first shall be last; and the last shall be first. Mt. 19:30. R.I.P. G & J)
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To: Innovative

Go to this article’s links, esp. Ron Arnold - Left Organization Index and lists. Very useful, esp. the foundations who are funding the Center for Constitutional Rights, a Communist Party USA founded split-off of their old legal front, the National Lawyers Guild.

Of the four founding members of CCR, here’s their real id.
* Kunstler. Claimed he started out as a civil rights lawyer in the South but his quick jump into CPUSA legal groups and actions belies this. He was as hardcore a Red as there could be. I was in semi-private meetings with him.
* Arthur Kinoy - old CPUSA legal workhorse. Never publicly identified as CPUSA, but his record of serving as their legal frontman, starting de minimas, with the Rosenberg spy convictions appeals, thru the Hanoi Lobby, and eventually his own marxist group, NCIPA (National Conference for Independent Political Action) I was there.
* Morton Stavis - longtime identified CPUSA member (In the HCUA’s report on the National Lawyers Guild: Legal Bulwark of the Communist Party, 1954.

The NLG, the National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee (Union), and the CCR were and/or are still “Communist Party” in origins, and once in leadership (the old reds have mainly died off with Michael Ratner and a few other CCR second generation Marxists taking over from their CPUSA mentors).

CCR is deeply involved in getting terrorists freed from GITMO; in attacking the Patriot Act and others, surveillance operations, and even war operations; and in aiding illegal aliens in getting into the US and staying here.

KNOW YOUR ENEMY. Also see www.keywiki.org and www.DiscoverTheNetwork.org for more detailed information on America’s communist/marxist Left.

Also get: Trevor Loudon’s book “The Enemy Within”, 2011, www.pacificfreedomfoundation.org.


25 posted on 01/12/2014 12:19:37 AM PST by MadMax, the Grinning Reaper
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To: Innovative

Go to this article’s links, esp. Ron Arnold - Left Organization Index and lists. Very useful, esp. the foundations who are funding the Center for Constitutional Rights, a Communist Party USA founded split-off of their old legal front, the National Lawyers Guild.

Of the four founding members of CCR, here’s their real id.
* Kunstler. Claimed he started out as a civil rights lawyer in the South but his quick jump into CPUSA legal groups and actions belies this. He was as hardcore a Red as there could be. I was in semi-private meetings with him.
* Arthur Kinoy - old CPUSA legal workhorse. Never publicly identified as CPUSA, but his record of serving as their legal frontman, starting de minimas, with the Rosenberg spy convictions appeals, thru the Hanoi Lobby, and eventually his own marxist group, NCIPA (National Conference for Independent Political Action) I was there.
* Morton Stavis - longtime identified CPUSA member (In the HCUA’s report on the National Lawyers Guild: Legal Bulwark of the Communist Party, 1954.

The NLG, the National Emergency Civil Liberties Committee (Union), and the CCR were and/or are still “Communist Party” in origins, and once in leadership (the old reds have mainly died off with Michael Ratner and a few other CCR second generation Marxists taking over from their CPUSA mentors).

CCR is deeply involved in getting terrorists freed from GITMO; in attacking the Patriot Act and others, surveillance operations, and even war operations; and in aiding illegal aliens in getting into the US and staying here.

KNOW YOUR ENEMY. Also see www.keywiki.org and www.DiscoverTheNetwork.org for more detailed information on America’s communist/marxist Left.

Also get: Trevor Loudon’s book “The Enemy Within”, 2011, www.pacificfreedomfoundation.org.


26 posted on 01/12/2014 12:19:55 AM PST by MadMax, the Grinning Reaper
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To: Innovative
According to an expose by Eli Lake in the Daily Beast, “Terrorists for Human Rights ,” the Treasury Department’s designation said he, “oversaw the transfer of hundreds of thousands of dollars to Al Qaeda and its affiliates in Iraq, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen over the last 11 years."

"Terrorists for Human Rights," ya gotta love it.

27 posted on 01/12/2014 4:15:21 AM PST by Excellence (All your database are belong to us.)
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To: Innovative

kill em ALL before they kill more of us


28 posted on 01/12/2014 4:25:24 AM PST by Joe Boucher ((FUBO) obammy lied and lied and lied)
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To: MestaMachine

Thank You, MestaMachine, for your dedication and diligence on these Threat Matrix threads!

Over half of our present “government” should be arrested for treason.


29 posted on 01/12/2014 4:42:16 AM PST by left that other site
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To: ETL

Putting that on my list; thanks for the review and recommendation.

But what do WE do about it??


30 posted on 01/12/2014 4:43:08 AM PST by SueRae (It isn't over. In God We Trust.)
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To: Innovative

That and a list of those who have over-nighted in the Lincoln Bedroom would probably match up quite well.


31 posted on 01/12/2014 5:06:25 AM PST by bgill
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To: Innovative

The US government is now complicit with the terrorists
who created the 911 Atrocities, the Boston Atrocity,
and so many other attacks, beheadings, crucifixion,
and even slavery.

NEVER has America been so ashamed of its treasonous
antiConstitutional *** EXEMPT *** government
which is only supported by the MSM
which lied to put it in power, in the first place.


32 posted on 01/12/2014 5:41:51 AM PST by Diogenesis
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To: SueRae

Help spread the word. But do so in an effective and convincing way, supplying facts and evidence.


33 posted on 01/12/2014 5:55:21 AM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: null and void
It should be pointed out that Sufian Bin Qumu was released during the Bush Administration, in 2007.
34 posted on 01/12/2014 6:41:38 AM PST by SoCal Pubbie
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To: Innovative; Revolting cat!; GeronL

MANY Gitmo detainees have returned to the field of combat to commit more war crimes and terrorist acts.

BTW, from the headline I was suspecting Karl Rove was going to be the name disclosed behind the “Close Gitmo” push.


35 posted on 01/12/2014 7:22:59 AM PST by a fool in paradise ("Health care is too important to be left to the government.")
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To: Innovative

Shocked that Leftists and Global Jihadist wants to close the prison? Hardly.

I would be “shocked” if maybe all the 9/11 FDNY widows got together, with Giulliani as their spokesman, and demanded such.


36 posted on 01/12/2014 7:50:01 AM PST by Rodamala
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To: Innovative
Were any of these buddies of Obozo and his Nazi AG, Holder involved?

Youssef: Disastrous MidEast policy implies WH, Muslim Brotherhood in ‘lockstep’ Wednesday, August 21, 2013 9:09:13 AM · 21 of 21

An Egyptian magazine claims that the six American Islamist activists (pictured above) who work with the Obama administration are Muslim Brotherhood operatives who enjoy strong influence over U.S. policy.

The Dec. 22 story published in Egypt’s Rose El-Youssef magazine (read an IPT translation here) suggests the six turned the White House “from a position hostile to Islamic groups and organizations in the world to the largest and most important supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood.”

The story is largely unsourced, but its publication is considered significant in raising the issue to Egyptian readers.

Egyptian-magazine-claims-obama-administration-filled-wth-muslim-brotherhood-appointees-2013

This is all finally coming to light…but its too late. The damage has already been done. The six named people include: Arif Alikhan, assistant secretary of Homeland Security for policy development; Mohammed Elibiary, a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council; Rashad Hussain, the U.S. special envoy to the Organization of the Islamic Conference; Salam al-Marayati, co-founder of the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC); Imam Mohamed Magid, president of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA); and Eboo Patel, a member of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships.

Alikhan is a founder of the World Islamic Organization, which the magazine identifies as a Brotherhood “subsidiary.” It suggests that Alikhan was responsible for the “file of Islamic states” in the White House and that he provides the direct link between the Obama administration and the Arab Spring revolutions of 2011.

Elibiary, who has endorsed the ideas of radical Muslim Brotherhood luminary Sayyid Qutb, may have leaked secret materials contained in Department of Homeland Security databases, according to the magazine. He, however, denies having any connection with the Brotherhood.

Elibiary also played a role in defining the Obama administration’s counterterrorism strategy, and the magazine asserts that Elibiary wrote the speech Obama gave when he told former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to leave power but offers no source or evidence for the claim.

According to Rose El-Youssef, Rashad Hussain maintained close ties with people and groups that it says comprise the Muslim Brotherhood network in America. This includes his participation in the June 2002 annual conference of the American Muslim Council, formerly headed by convicted terrorist financier Abdurahman Alamoudi. He also participated in the organizing committee of the Critical Islamic Reflection along with important figures of the American Muslim Brotherhood such as Jamal Barzinji,Hisham al-Talib and Yaqub Mirza.

Regarding al-Marayati, who has been among the most influential Muslim American leaders in recent years, the magazine draws connections between MPAC in the international Muslim Brotherhood infrastructure.

Magid heads ISNA, which was founded by Brotherhood members, was appointed by Obama in 2011 as an adviser to the Department of Homeland Security. The magazine says that has also given speeches and conferences on American Middle East policy at the State Department and offered advice to the FBI.

Rose El-Youssef says Patel maintains a close relationship with Hani Ramadan, the grandson of Brotherhood founder Hasan al-Banna, and is a member of the Muslim Students Association, which it identifies as “a large Brotherhood organization.” source – IPT

Egyptian Americans protesting Obozoliar’s support of serial killer Islamofascist Muslim Brotherhood members in Washington DC. Photo is from inside the Washington Compost!


37 posted on 01/12/2014 7:54:43 AM PST by Grampa Dave ( Obamacare is a Trinity of Lies! Obamaganda is failing 24/7/365! Obamaganda will fail 24/7/365!)
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To: Innovative

Thanks for posting this informative article. The author left out Code Pink, which works with Obama and terrorists against the U.S. But otherwise it is good to see this at Fox.


38 posted on 01/12/2014 7:56:35 AM PST by kristinn (Welcome to the Soviet States of Obama)
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To: GOPJ
The FBI will be fooled by these false flags... FBI's after the grandparents in the Tea Party...


39 posted on 01/12/2014 7:58:24 AM PST by Grampa Dave ( Obamacare is a Trinity of Lies! Obamaganda is failing 24/7/365! Obamaganda will fail 24/7/365!)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; ...

Thanks Innovative. Luckily there’s people who see through this fiendish plot and side with our God-fearing allies, the Iranian mullahcracy and the atheist corporate statists in NeoSoviet Russia.


40 posted on 01/12/2014 7:59:17 AM PST by SunkenCiv (http://www.freerepublic.com/~mestamachine/)
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To: Innovative
Regrettably, it’s a coalition President Barack Obama has sided with in his priority to release as many Al Qaeda, Taliban and “affiliates” as humanly possible.

It's his #1 Agenda. Don't forget: The very first day he took office Jan. 20th 2009, the very first thing he did was try to close Gitmo. Above ALL else, terrorists were his #1 priority the second he took office.

41 posted on 01/12/2014 9:26:22 AM PST by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: Innovative

I read and read and read all this madness and lately all it’s done is gotten me through whatever stages in between and straight to pissed off. I write and write and write but writing to my congressman a progressive commie is like hitting a brick wall, he could give a hoot.


42 posted on 01/12/2014 10:33:52 AM PST by Karliner ( Jeremiah 29:11, Romans 8:28- 8:38"...this is the end of the beginning."WC)
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To: garjog

This is plain old cold war stuff. Don’t be surprised when the Russians and Chicoms are revealed to have been feeding the critter also. The money is pretty well buried but our enemies have worked inside against us since WW II.——anything to drag us down and deplete our resources. Remember how our timber industry got damaged? They think that will give them an edge catching up with us. So far they still don’t have flush toilets to go around so you can see how well it’s worked for them.?


43 posted on 01/12/2014 12:19:55 PM PST by cherokee1 (skip the names---just kick the buttz)
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To: null and void

Great list. I would add: increases dependency on the government


44 posted on 01/12/2014 5:40:09 PM PST by AJFavish (www.allanfavish.com)
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To: AJFavish

Dang! How did I miss that??? Good call!


45 posted on 01/12/2014 6:14:13 PM PST by null and void (It is as if they all had one head. Too bad they don't all have one neck.)
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To: garjog

All those untraceable Internet donations of $25 pay off.


46 posted on 01/12/2014 7:07:41 PM PST by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: Innovative

I just read large portions of “Company Man” by John Rizzo.

He was a long-time CIA man and head of it’s legal team during a goo part of the GWBUsh Admin.

According to Rizzo Rumsfield kept his distance from the “secret” CIA detention program and was also NOT keen on GITMO either; he just didn’t want the headache in DOD’s lap. Not that he didn’t go along with it, as a loyal Sec of Def, but, according to Rizzo, he personally participated almost zero - delegating subordinates - in almost all the discussions among the principles on both issues.

The CIA legal team itself would have preferred to see the detainees charged and imprisoned in the civilian courts, but accepted the arguments that the trials would present difficulties in the security of the intelligence gained and the intelligence procedures and that keeping those issues in check would present difficulties in prosecution - as later cases demonstrated.

Personally, I do not understand why any of them could not see the clarity of the “war time” analogy, that (1) the purpose of detaining prisonsers in war is to (a)get information and (b) keep them off the battlefield and (2) it is not our fault that the detainees were not acting on behalf of any sovereign to whom we could ‘sign a peace treaty and know the war was over’, and therefor (3) it is not our fault, but the nature of THEIR KIND OF WAR, that the period of their detention will be INDEFINITE.


47 posted on 01/12/2014 9:17:51 PM PST by Wuli
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To: Innovative
I’m shocked, shocked...


48 posted on 01/12/2014 9:31:36 PM PST by RichInOC (No! BAD Rich! (What'd I say?))
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