A senior Republican on the House Intelligence Committee is accusing the Obama administration of quietly ordering the FBI to start reading Miranda rights to suspected terrorists in Afghanistan.
Anything you kill will not be used against you in an Obama court of
You have the right to Islamic supremacism, and to have an
American attorney present during any questioning. If you cannot afford a lawyer,
one will be provided for you at American taxpayer expense."
And you thought mirandizing GITMO was bad. Now the nazis of this century, the jihadis, will be read their rights on the battlefields of Afghanistan etc.
Hat tip Robert
FBI agents are reading high level detainees in
Afghanistan Miranda rights. The DOJ has been doing this without
briefing Congress on the policy.
One military poster said, "There goes
our ability to collect intel. Who's going to suffer as a result? The
troops of course, but hey, at least the terrorists get 'rights' and
that's what's most important."
The move is reportedly creating chaos in the field among the CIA,
FBI and military personnel, according to Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich. The
soldiers, especially, he says, are frustrated that giving high value
detainees Miranda rights — the right to remain silent, the right to an
attorney — is impeding their ability to pursue intelligence on the
battlefield, according to a story first reported by the Weekly Standard.
"What I found was lots of
confusion and very frustrated people on the front lines who are trying
to, well, make Afghanistan successful for the United States and its
allies," said Rogers, who serves on the House Intelligence Committee.
Rogers, a former FBI special agent who served in the U.S. Army, just returned from Afghanistan
and a visit to Bagram Air Base, where he said the rights are being read.
witnessed it myself, talked to the people on the ground," he said.
"What you have is two very separate missions colliding in the field in
a combat zone. Again, anytime that you offer confusion in that
environment that's already chaotic and confusing enough, you jeopardize
a soldier's life." (OBAMA TO TERRORISTS: YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT …..
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