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Daring dual terror raids are carried
out by U.S. special forces capturing
senior al-Qaeda terrorist in Libya and
targeting Al-Shabab leader´s Somalia
home in reaction to mall massacre

Daily Mail [UK], by Staff, Ryan Gorman

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 10/5/2013 9:18:54 PM

A Navy SEAL team carried out a daring pre-dawn raid in Somalia targeting an al-Shabaab leader on the same day as a separate raid which resulted in the capture of a senior al-Qaeda operative in Libya. The Pentagon has confirmed SEALS stormed the Somali coastal town of Baraawe, but it is not yet clear whether the commandos killed the ´high-profile´ target they were aiming for in retaliation to the Kenyan mall massacre two weeks ago today. In a separate special forces operation Saturday, commandos captured al-Qaeda terrorist Anas al-Libi off the streets of Tripoli, Libya. Anas al-Libi was wanted for a series

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 10/5/2013 9:23:22 PM     (No. 9552173)

Rather than making these thugs disappear, Our Dear Reader and his cronies have to spike the ball, endangering the lives and the families off Our Soldiers at risk.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: RCFlyer98, 10/5/2013 9:25:55 PM     (No. 9552178)

Captured? Why? Capture them, send them to Guantanamo. The bleeding hearts will then release them to do their sinister deeds all over? What sense is that?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Michaelus, 10/5/2013 10:27:26 PM     (No. 9552220)

Daring because our leaders love sending in our best guys without proper support - so if things go wrong they will get killed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 10/6/2013 2:17:34 AM     (No. 9552362)

Great, another Clintonesque Blackhawk Down style mission for which the democRats are famous.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: KTWO, 10/6/2013 3:37:48 AM     (No. 9552380)

Good. I hope both raids were total successes.

Details may or may not emerge. I prefer they do not. We reveal far too much about our methods and capabilities.

A raid can produce useful captives and seize papers and computer data from the enemy. If you just intend to kill and/or destroy you might use drones or airstrikes instead.






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Reply 6 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/6/2013 4:26:12 AM     (No. 9552396)

Another day,another example of Obama duplicity.He has one corner of goons condeming leaks while another corner floods news rags with national security secrets.It´s insane to announce an action like this. These particular terrorists may not get revenge on the Seals but another off shoot might.

There´s a suspicion that the helicopter of Seals shot down in Afghanistan might have been an insider attack and revenge for the Seals killing Bin Laden.

Why wouldn´t the Pentagon do a serious investigation over how that could have happened?Instead they throw up barricades for congressional inquiries.

Obama´s a relentless glory hog because he knows his overall policies are a failure and something like this is supposed to make him look tough on terror.Now these Shabab people are on alert to thwart further attacks.

I realize the Pentagon is a good sized building but how the hell do they squeeze ver 400,000 people in there and what do they all do with no major wars going on.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jebediah, 10/6/2013 6:47:35 AM     (No. 9552440)

A raid here, a raid there, but no general plan and note that the captured terrorist will be tried in a criminal court in nyc RATHER THAN BEING TRIED AS A TERRORIST. Same old same old!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rinktum, 10/6/2013 7:15:40 AM     (No. 9552460)

God bless these SEALs and keep them safe. I thank God for men like these who do such dangerous missions and pray that "our government" won´t paint a target on their backs like they did on the SEALs that got Bin Laden. So many of them were killed when their helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan under mysterious circumstances that still have not been explained. God bless them and their families. This administration has shown they are free and loose with information that should be kept secret because they want to enhance the boy king´s rep.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: lilo, 10/6/2013 7:21:55 AM     (No. 9552464)

How long before the administration releases the names of these brave men?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Hugh Akston, 10/6/2013 7:48:26 AM     (No. 9552486)

When will there be multiple raids on the terrorists leader´s in Minneapolis, Dearborn, CAIR Hdqtrs, the Muslim Brotherhood in DC, etc, etc. Agree with y´all about why the need to announce this. Just go about your business.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: quantumman, 10/6/2013 9:02:56 AM     (No. 9552578)

These raids were never announced nor will we ever know of their existence under W Bush. He understood to take credit would compromise their effectiveness. This is another gay squirrel moment.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Janjan, 10/6/2013 9:09:56 AM     (No. 9552601)

This Administration doesn´t learn to keep their big mouths shut. They treat these missions like a PR event and then send the America hating jackass President out who never served a day in his life to take credit for it and put our brave special forces´ lives at risk.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: MattMusson, 10/6/2013 9:23:37 AM     (No. 9552624)

Capture them. Squeeze them for information. Then Trade them for hostages.

PS. Besure to inject a tracking chip that can guide a hellfire missile.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/6/2013 10:13:48 AM     (No. 9552709)

The captured "ringleader" will be "tried in the US," and not sent to Guantanamo.

Holder does his double-dog dare act again.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ranger06, 10/6/2013 10:27:15 AM     (No. 9552729)

Exactly #11.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: RancherJack, 10/6/2013 10:27:56 AM     (No. 9552731)

What is the source of this Report? The Administration? Seymour Hersh says this Administration even lied about Bin Laden, so how do we know any ´raid´ took place?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 10/6/2013 10:31:47 AM     (No. 9552736)

BREAKING NEWS ALERT: White House Rose Garden.

Prez. Obama broke his arms today, while patting himself on the back, and simultaneously, pinning a medal on Himself. For facilitating the SEAL RAIDS.

Vice -Prez. Joe Bite-me choked while laughing hysterically, at Zippy´s contortions...



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Reply 18 - Posted by: Freeloader, 10/6/2013 10:54:32 AM     (No. 9552770)

Received this E-Mail yesterday:

"Look who´s new in The White House!

-Arif Alikhan-Assistant Secretary for Policy Development for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

-Mohammed Elibiary-Homeland Security
Adviser

-Rashad Hussain-Special Envoy to the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC)

-Salam al-Marayati-Obama Adviser and founder of the Muslim Public Affairs Council and its current executive director

-Imam Hohamed Magid-Obama´s Sharia Czar from the Islamic Society of North America

-Eboo Patel-Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships"

You guessed it! All card carrying members, in good standing, of The Muslim Brotherhood!

Have a nice day.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 10/6/2013 11:01:57 AM     (No. 9552789)

Standing ovations for the good guys.

But . . . how long do you think the good guys had been sitting on "Go" before they were issued the order to go?

I suspect it´s been a while. I suspect they´ve been in a holding pattern, waiting until the tyrant in the White House needed a diversion from bad press.

When the Tyrant starts ordering arrests to be made at the Vietnam Wall, I wonder who the Seals will round up?

I´m sure the Seals understand that they are nothing more than 0b@$tard´s puppets in the game he´s playing.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: nevernaught, 10/6/2013 11:14:20 AM     (No. 9552800)

Eventually this is going to cost us all dearly. I have no objection to raids against al-Qaeda forces and operatives, but I do not like the political self promotion and bragging about actions that need to be kept secret. Especially from people sitting 10,000 miles away with 100 armed guards to protect them from retribution.

It might have been better to have protected the Embassy staff in Benghazi instead of letting those people die and then trying to cover up the whole sordid mess later.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: TrustButverify, 10/6/2013 11:20:44 AM     (No. 9552806)

Why the hell are they doing this instead of rounding up the Benghazi attackers? Oh, silly me -- they don´t want to find the Benghazi attackers -- one of them might spill the beans on this evil, corrupt, duplicitous regime!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: lana720, 10/6/2013 12:32:46 PM     (No. 9552908)

Pray for these SEALS and their families.

Also, these are not criminal acts by these terrorists, no Miranda rights, no trial, just life imprisonment.

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