Is "killed by a drone strike" the new "alive and well"? If you pay close enough attention, it makes you wonder what's really going on.
Here's how this charade usually goes: One or more major news organizations runs a story about some Middle Eastern terrorist being killed in a drone strike, usually in
This week, senior al-Qaeda leader
Throughout history, people have paid big bucks for the privilege of dropping off the face of the earth, often unsuccessfully. Little did they know that all they had to do was turn to terrorism and end up on America's radar as a major target.
There is no question that these stories are becoming part of an interesting, if not suspicious, pattern.
There must be a stellar vacation-package deal for members of Middle Eastern terrorist groups to vacation in northern
High-ranking al-Qaeda member
So do these guys really end up dead at some point? Or does the mere announcement of their questionable deaths serve to conveniently remove them from the radar? In at least one other case, it turns out that a supposedly "dead" terrorist is still at large enough to still be included on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorists list.
Does the FBI really care to apprehend this fugitive? Because there have been sightings of him recently reported here in the North of
A private investigation suggests that Hamadi was operating a vehicle import/export business between
What's preventing the FBI from doing its job? Certainly not the extradition treaty between the U.S. and
And if the FBI no longer cares that Hamadi remains at large, then why keep him on the
When U.S. intelligence isn't busy fake-killing terrorists, it may want to try apprehending them and bringing them to justice. Just a thought.
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