This 23-year-old Nigerian who tried to blow up the plane over
Under the rules of war, he may be shot. The immediate imperative was not to read him his Miranda rights. It was to subject him to intense and hostile interrogation so that US forces can quickly find, fix, attack and kill his comrades.
The questions he should have been asked as soon as he was pulled off the plane and hauled to a prison hospital are these: Who taught you to detonate a bomb? Who sewed the underwear in which you concealed the components? Who was with you in