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New Afghan prison marks change in Obama strategy (orders lawyers for detainees)
Reuters ^ | May 25, 2010 | Reuters

Posted on 05/25/2010 9:56:53 PM PDT by SmartInsight

In September 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama decided to change policy toward prisoners at Bagram, granting them lawyers for the first time and a review of their status every 6 months.

Detainees can take literacy classes or lessons in farming and also have access to a high-tech medical center. There is a playground for their children when they come to visit.

About a quarter who have been reviewed since January have been sent back to their communities, said Martins.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Front Page News; Politics/Elections; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: afghanistan; detainees; dnc4alqaeda; dnc4terrorists; dncvsamerica; enemydomestic; islaminside; obama; obama4alqaeda; obama4terrorists; obamavsamerica; terrorists; wot
Note these are terrorists captured on the battlefield in Afghanistan and Obama is giving them lawyers!!!

Soldiers risk and give their lives to capture the terrorists and Obama helps release them, so they can kill our soldiers.

1 posted on 05/25/2010 9:56:54 PM PDT by SmartInsight
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Catch and release is so the supply isn’t depleted.


2 posted on 05/25/2010 10:25:31 PM PDT by Dan(9698)
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And then attempts to prosecute our soldiers for a fat lip on a terrorist. Shameful.


3 posted on 05/25/2010 11:10:06 PM PDT by ScoopAmma
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Obama needs to be tried for treason for giving aid and comfort to the enemy.


4 posted on 05/26/2010 5:46:37 AM PDT by thethirddegree
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