Comment: From DoJ documents...

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From DoJ documents...

“The condition that an operational leader present an ‘imminent’ threat of violent attack against the United States does not require the United States to have clear evidence that a specific attack on U.S. persons and interests will take place in the immediate future,” the memo states."

In other words, a "combatant" can be determined PRE-EMPTIVELY. Holder basically said that if the US thinks you MIGHT do something combative then you can be labeled a "combatant" and they can drone you.

It all depends on what the definition of "is" is... :)

~wobbles but doesn't fall down~