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Mon October 7, 2013
Raids In Somalia, Libya Spur Legal Questions
Originally published on Mon October 7, 2013 6:50 pm
Daring weekend raids by U.S. armed forces to capture suspected terrorists in Somalia and Libya are generating a hearty debate among national security lawyers who are raising questions about what authority U.S. forces have to enter foreign soil and how long the al-Qaida operative who was captured can be held without trial.