Skip to comments.Attack on U.S. mission in Libya presents legal, policy dilemma for Obama administration
Posted on 10/09/2012 1:41:24 AM PDT by Brad from Tennessee
TRIPOLI, Libya The Obama administration is confronting a legal and policy dilemma that could reshape how it pursues terrorism suspects around the world as investigators try to determine who was responsible for the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi.
Should it rely on the FBI, treating the assaults on the two U.S. compounds like a regular crime for prosecution in U.S. courts? Can it depend on the dysfunctional Libyan government to take action? Or should it embrace a military option by ordering a drone strike or sending more prisoners to Guantanamo Bay?
President Obama has vowed to bring to justice the killers of Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. But nearly one month later, the White House has not spelled out how it plans to do so, even if it is able to identify and capture any suspects. . .
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They only have to look into a mirror to see who was responsible for letting KILLERS get the upper hand on our Embassy personnel.
Considering that scoring his next bag of pot would be a dilemma for the Blamer-in-Chief, I’m unimpressed.
This was PLANNED by Obama and Clinton.
Is there neither shame, nor a single gonad, in
the entire US Congress?
It wasn’t a terrorist attack...it was Occupy Bengazi community organizers.
“Attack on U.S. navy base at Pearl Harbor presents legal, policy dilemma for Roosevelt administration”
Congress last year passed a bill that generally prescribes military commissions for terrorism suspects affiliated with al-Qaeda....So? Have seven Officers locked and loaded, let the suspects off the plane, tie them to posts and have a Colonel say “READY, AIM....”
> This was PLANNED by Obama and Clinton.
Yes it was, and I hope that President Romney has this investigated and the planners are given proper accomodations at Club Gitmo with other planners of terrorist attacks.