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Al Qaeda Statement Confirms Al-Awlaki Death

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 12.10.2011 | World

CAIRO — Al-Qaida's Yemeni offshoot on Monday confirmed the killing of U.S.-born militant cleric Anwar al-Awlaki late last month and vowed to ave...

The Assassination of Al-Awlaki, American Citizen and al Qaeda Martyr

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 12.06.2011 | World
Azeem Ibrahim

The underlying unease about Al-Awlaki's assassination is that there is considerable argument about whether he had become "operational" and was actively plotting or whether he was merely inspiring terrorism.

A Farewell to Due Process: The Assassination of Anwar Al-Awlaki

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
Feisal G. Mohamed

The assassination of Anwar Al-Awlaki suggests that due process might be going the way of all good things. If we strip away the inflated rhetoric comparing Al-Awlaki to Osama bin Laden, the facts are troubling.

U.S. Executes American Citizen Al-Awlaki Without Trial

Peter Van Buren | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

The Government of the United States, currently under the management of a former professor of constitutional law, executed one of its own citizens abroad without any form of due process.

Dick And Liz Cheney: Obama Owes Bush Administration An Apology

Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney, along with his daughter Liz, praised President Barack Obama Sunday for the drone strike that killed Anwar al-Awlaki...

U.S. Warns Of Retaliation Following American-Born Al Qaeda Cleric's Killing

AP | Posted 12.01.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration says the killing of a U.S.-born cleric in Yemen has raised the risk of anti-American violence worldwide. The S...

Ryan Grim

American Al-Awlaki Killed Abroad Without Trial

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 11.30.2011 | World

WASHINGTON - The United States government killed an American citizen in Yemen on Friday in hostile action, despite not having declared war on the coun...

Obama Reacts To Death Of Al Qaeda Cleric

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama declared the killing of a fiery American-born cleric in Yemen a "major blow" to al-Qaida's most dangerous af...

Top Republicans Differ On Killing Of Al Qaeda Cleric

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Top Republican politicians differed in their reactions Friday to the killing of American-born operative al Qaeda operative Anwar al-Awlaki in a drone ...