In the days following the strike that killed Abdulrahman al-Aulaqi, U.S. officials suggested that Abdulrahman al-Aulaqi was not a teenager, but rather a "military-age male" in his 20s. Under international protocols of conflict, recognizing Abdulrahman al-Aulaqi as a "military-age male" provided justification for his killing. However, Aulaqi’s family refuted the U.S.'s claim that Abdulrahman al-Aulaqi was of military age by releasing a copy of his U.S. birth certificate showing that he was born on August 26, 1995 and was aged 16 at the time of his death.
Remember what our Mothers told us about hanging out with the wrong crowd? Stay away from AQ senior leadership if you dont want bad stuff to happen to you, like get vaporized.
God Bless the Marine Corps.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville