Thursday, February 17, 2011

If Captured, Bin Laden To Be Held At Gitmo?

I like how these guys really don't have a clue most of the time on certain situations. Bin Laden to Gitmo? I also like how in the article it says "President Obama ordered the Guantánamo Bay prison closed in 2009 after the facility was criticized for violating prisoners’ human rights". yet, it we're captured by any of these terrorists or rogue governments, we'll be beaten and tortured worse than anyone even claimed happened at Gitmo. What a joke.

The Hill: Osama bin Laden would be shipped to Cuba and held at the Guantánamo Bay prison if he were captured, the head of the CIA told senators on Wednesday.

CIA Director Leon Panetta was responding to a question from Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.), the ranking Republican on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, who asked what would happen to the heads of al Qaeda — Osama bin Laden or Ayman al-Zawahiri — if they were captured.

“The process would obviously involve, especially with the two targets that you just described — we would probably move them quickly into military jurisdiction at Bagram [an air base in Afghanistan] for questioning and then eventually move them probably to Guantánamo,” Panetta said.

Read the full thing here

h/t The Lonely Conservative

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