Citing No Evidence, Perry Says Info On Awlaki Raid ‘Probably’ Came From Gitmo

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"Citing No Evidence, Perry Says Info On Awlaki Raid ‘Probably’ Came From Gitmo"

It was only a matter of time before conservatives started to credit “enhanced interrogations” for the killing of American-born radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen. GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry got the ball rolling in an interview with Fox News’s Carl Cameron this evening. “We don’t know for sure,” Perry said, “But probably information or possibly information that came from those interrogations there in Guantanamo Bay could be the reason that we were able to take out” Awlaki. Cameron didn’t follow up on that statement, but reporters might want to start asking Perry or anyone else if they have any evidence. Watch the clip:

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