Why Did Rev. Deke Murder This Kid?

In his first televised interview since both his son, Anwar, and his sixteen year-old grandson, Abdulrahman, were assassinated by separate US drone strikes in Yemen, Nasser al-Awlaki spoke with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour Wednesday night to ask a simple question of the US government.

US citizen Abdulrahman Al-Awlaki, age 16, killed by a US drone in Yemen. “I want to know why Abdulrahman was killed,” al-Awlaki told Amanpour via satellite from Cairo.

“Anwar, it was expected, because he was … targeted,” al-Awlaki said. “But how in the world they will go and kill Abdulrahman, a small boy, a U.S. citizen, from Denver, Colorado?”

The ability of the US government to kill American citizens has become a highlighted aspect of the ongoing controversy that surrounds President Obama’s ‘Kill List’ and the use of military and CIA drones to carry out attacks in countries with which the US is not technically at war…

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2012/12/06-0

Have you noticed that Rev. Deke’s supporters go into catatonic disinterest when asked questions like this one?

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