May 17, 2013

Tsarnaevs Were Given Asylum But Dr. Who Helped Obama Kill bin-Laden Forgotten

Thrown under the bus.

The jailed doctor who helped the U.S. track down Usama bin Laden was convicted by a tribal court on bogus charges, according to a classified Pakistani government report.

Afridi is currently serving a 33-year jail term, and is appealing his conviction. The U.S. has called for Afridi's release, but his supporters say the Obama administration has not done enough to press for his freedom.
“Dr. Afridi is showing us, in a courageous way, that quiet diplomacy isn’t working,” said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., Afridi’s most vocal supporter in Congress.

Hat Hip: Sirius.

By Howie at 11:57 AM | Comments |