New York Truck Attack Suspect 'Enemy Combatant' - White House

Posted November 02, 2017

"Under the Law of War, an enemy combatant can be held and questioned for intelligence gathering purposes without a lawyer present", said Graham, who served as a military attorney in the Air Force. "Send him to Gitmo", Trump said Wednesday when asked about sending the suspect to the USA base in Cuba.

Graham said Trump should change the policy of former Democratic President Barack Obama, who allowed attack suspects to be tried in federal court.

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Saipov, 29, is a Uzbekistan native who has been living in the USA since 2010 - in Ohio, Florida and, most recently, New Jersey.

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"We have to come up with punishment that's far quicker and far greater than the punishment these animals are getting right now", Trump said, adding that "what we have right now is a joke and a laughing stock".

Asked if Saipov should be sent to the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Trump appeared open to the idea.

Trump called for "quicker and stronger" justice for terrorists. He should not be read Miranda Rights, as enemy combatants are not entitled to them.

Republican Senators Lindsey Graham and John McCain both said 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov, an Uzbek immigrant, should be held as an enemy combatant under the Law of War. "He's a terrorist, he should be kept there".

The military commission system at the off-shore prison has been often beset by legal challenges and delays.

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