Source: MSNBC News
quote: Joining an anti-American terrorist group is, in my understanding, a renunciation of their status as an American citizen. At that point, they are no different than any other "high value" target in the opposition. Calling them "American Citizens" facilitates your argument but, by my understanding of the intent of our doctrine, it is a falsehood.
quote: Declaring yourself an enemy of the state leaves you a fair target for being treated as one.