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Obama Administration Memo Outlines Justification for Assassination of U.S. Citizens

Petrus64 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 3:31 PM
You have already admitted your lack of trust for Obama. Yet you embrace this notion of our soil being under a greater threat. Again, the only threats that have really surfaced since 9/11 have mostly all been aided and abedded by the FBI in sting operations. Clearly, they've been on top of them since they've practically colluded in getting them to a point of a crime.
A leaked memo from the Department of Justice lays out the explicit justifications that the Obama Administration believes authorizes the targeted assassination of American citizens on foreign soil.

NBC News obtained and reported on the memo last night, which explains that drone strikes that have been conducted in the past that have killed American citizens are legitimate and legal operations.

[A]n “informed, high-level” official of the U.S. government may determine that the targeted American has been “recently” involved in “activities” posing a threat of a violent attack and “there is no evidence suggesting that...