Obama on Released Gitmo Detainees: ‘We Can’t Guarantee They Won’t Attack Again’


Can we guarantee that they’re not going to try to participate in another attack? No. But what I can guarantee is that if we don’t uphold our Constitution and our values, that over time that will make us less safe. And that will be a recruitment tool for organizations like al-Qaeda.” —President Obama to NBC on potentially released Guantanamo detainees. Do you buy it? [NYP]