Guantanamo Bay detainee transferred to New York
So it begins. The Obama administration has made its first transfer of a detainee at the terrorist detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to United States soil. Ahmed Ghailani, arrived in New York early Tuesday to be tried in federal court in lower Manhattan for his role in the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, which killed more than 224 people. Ghailani’s transfer | Read More »
Obama to meet with terror victim families – has some ‘splaining to do
President Obama will visit with families of September 11 terrorist attacks and the 17 sailors killed in the terrorist bombing of the USS Cole. Obama has some ‘splaining to do. Groups representing victims’ families were angered by Obama’s half-baked executive order to close the terrorist detention center at Guantanamo Bay and Obama’s order to drop the charges against the terrorist mastermind of the Cole bombing. | Read More »
Where will Obama put the terrorists?
On Thursday, President Obama directed the closing of the terrorist detention center in Guantanamo Bay, but not for a year. Senator McCain thinks Obama was too hasty and failed to consider where the terrorists detained at Guantanamo will go: “So, the easy part, in all due respect, is to say we’re going to close Guantanamo,” McCain said. “Then I think I would have said where | Read More »