Dick Cheney 'put airline bomb plot case in jeopardy

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    Dick Cheney 'put airline bomb plot case in jeopardy with arrest ...
    Times Online - ‎Sep 8, 2009‎

    Dick Cheney, the former US Vice President, nearly destroyed Britain's efforts to bring the airline bomb plotters to justice, police and intelligence experts said today.
    By ordering the early arrest of Rashid Rauf, the bombers' link man in Pakistan, Washington forced British police to detain the suspects in the UK before all the evidence had been gathered, it was claimed.
    Yesterday three British Muslims - Abdulla Ahmed Ali, Tanvir Hussain and Assad Sarwar - were finally convicted of plotting to blow up seven transatlantic airliners in mid-air in a co-ordinated attack intended to surpass the horror of 9/11. But the plotters were arrested before they had bought the airline tickets that would have been the ultimate proof of their intentions. Police fear that several key figures of the plot have remained free.
     
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    yep....he's real tough on security and terrorism.
     
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    Is it SAFE????????
     
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    LOL

    Cheney "Ordered" the arrest of a Pakistani national on British soil?

    Why do I find that funny?
     
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    so what is the final score for the Bush administration vs. the terrorists?

    "The most important thing is for us to find Osama bin Laden. It is our number one priority and we will not rest until we find him."
    - G.W. Bush, 9/13/01


    "I don't know where bin Laden is. I have no idea and really don't care. It's not that important. It's not our priority."
    - G.W. Bush, 3/13/02
     
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    "I want justice...There's an old poster out West, as I recall, that said, 'Wanted: Dead or Alive,'"
    - G.W. Bush, 9/17/01, UPI


    "I am truly not that concerned about him."
    - G.W. Bush, repsonding to a question about bin Laden's whereabouts,
    3/13/02 (The New American, 4/8/02)
     
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    Bush's strategy was tried and true.

    Everybody dies eventually!
     
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    well I heard they got OBL's driver.....but I hear his personal chef and workout partner are still at large.
     

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