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  • The Interrogation of Abu Anas al-Libi

    10/09/2013 7:08:11 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 4 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 10-09-13 | Wordsmith
    This image from the FBI website shows Anas al-Libi. Gunmen in a three-car convoy seizedNazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, known by his alias Anas al-Libi, an al-Qaeda leader connected to the1998 embassy bombings in eastern Africa and wanted by the U.S. for more than a decade outside hishouse Saturday in the Libyan capital, his relatives said. (AP Photo/FBI) In a time when the current administration appears to favor kills over capture as well as "catch and release", last Saturday Abu Anas al-Libi (Zawahiri's man in Libya) survived President Obama's kill list to be captured instead of droned upon: Since President Obama stepped...
  • Court-Martial Defense Cites Ship Defects

    11/03/2010 6:54:18 AM PDT · by Non-Sequitur · 4 replies ^ | 11/2/10 | Anon
    NORFOLK -- Navy Lt. Cmdr. Sean Kearns' court-martial on a charge of negligence in his duties as executive officer of the ship San Antonio began Monday -- but he's not the only one on trial. The proceeding -- related to the death of a Sailor during a deployment last year -- could give the already bruised San Antonio ship program yet another black eye. Prosecutors contend that Kearns did not ensure effective training or supervision of small boat operations on Feb. 4, 2009, when the amphibious transport dock ship -- the first in its class -- was operating in the...