“…the men have been kept under guard in a compound in the Qatari capital, Doha, at the behest of the U.S. since their release from Guantanamo in 2014.”
What do taxpayers owe you for desertion?
“At least the Taliban were honest enough to say, ‘I’m the guy who’s gonna cut your throat.’ ”
“We may as well go back to kangaroo courts and lynch mobs…”
Trump’s comments were not a disqualifying factor
As fair as anybody else
Off the hook?
“…the court-martial could make headlines only weeks after the new commander-in-chief is sworn in as president.”
Early recommendations rejected
Out to pasture
“Delusional and self-deluded?”
And guess who we’ll be talking with?
“Nobody can do anything to him now — he’s leaving.”
Monitor your heart rate.
… White House balking at announcement?
“They are not a danger if they are kept where they’re supposed to be kept.”
“This was an extraordinary situation.”
“We try to rescue everybody.”
Hagel to get grilled on Capitol Hill today.
“We have to act.”
“That was a mistake.”
An effective dismantling.
The last straw?
“Their intellectual dishonesty here is astounding.”
“…the greater bulk of the violence and arson is being done by external forces”
The decay of morality