Thursday 8 December 2016

Bin Laden was soldier . . . and they get killed

Published 06/05/2011 | 05:00

What all those who suggest that Osama Bin Laden should have been captured to face trial fail to mention is that he had declared war on 'The West' and especially the US. Therefore he was either a soldier waging war as he depicted himself in his video messages, or he was an enemy combatant who was killed in an ambush.

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Soldiers often get killed -- that is the nature of their job.

F R Baigel
Bury, Lancashire, UK

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