October 30, 2014

Guantanamo Detainees Joining ISIS: What Say You, House Dems?

Former Gitmo detainees are rejoining the battlefield with ISIS, Fox News reports:

“As many as 20 to 30 former Guantanamo Bay detainees released within the last two to three years are suspected by intelligence and Defense officials of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other militant groups inside Syria, Fox News has learned. 

The development has cemented fears that the U.S. military would once again encounter militants taken off the battlefield.”

The news comes on the heels of the Obama Administration’s intent to override the Congressional ban on relocating Guantanamo detainees to the U.S. Speaking of Congress, remember all those votes that sought to ban such relocations? No? Remember those votes that actually sought to fund such relocations?

We’re looking at you, Ami Bera, Brad Schneider, Rick Nolan, Anne Kuster, Scott Peters.