Remember these thugs? In a secret deal put together behind closed doors by Barack "we do not negotiate with terrorists' Obama, these five were swapped for Bowe Bergdahl. Now, they are apparently going to be free to return to their pre-GITMO ways at the end of this month. Not to worry, though, because Obama is 'negotiating ' with Qatar.
From Clarion Project comes this:
US Negotiating With Qatar Over Fate of 'Taliban Five'
As negotiations continue it was announced the Taliban will open a political office in the Qatari capital Doha.
May 5, 2015
The US and Qatar are negotiating over security arrangements for five Taliban commanders who were released from Guantanamo Bay in exchange for U.S. staff-sergeant Bowe Berghdal last May. The prisoner exchange, in which the detainees were handed over to Qatar, caused an national outcry.
Under the current arrangements the ‘Taliban Five’ are forbidden from leaving Qatar and are monitored. That agreement expires at the end of May. If it is not renewed, the men will have no restrictions on them once it expires.
The outcome of the talks is unknown. Qatari officials are said to be open to renewing aspects of the deal or perhaps transferring the men to another country.
However, Qatar has just agreed to allow the Taliban to open a political office in the capital Doha....