Buffoon Trump Sued By Brave Journalists In War Zones, That He Mistakenly Placed On ‘Kill List’

Trump-healthcare-fails2

After bragging about Putin murdering journalists, and certainly this writer would be gleefully added to Trump’s “kill list,” it appears he’s lost control of any level of common sense and any decency any human being should embody in the Oval Office.  Two journalists who say they were added to the government’s terrorist “kill list” by mistake, are suing President Trump and other U.S. officials to be removed, according to Politico.   In the lawsuit, former Al Jazeera Islamabad bureau chief Ahmad Zaidan and freelance journalist Bilal Kareem claim that although they were placed on the list by the Obama White House, the decision to keep them on the list has been maintained by the Trump administration.

 

The lawsuit, filed on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, names President Trump, Defense Secretary James Mattis, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions as defendants, among others.

 donald-trump-mad_1

Both journalists deny having any connection to terrorist groups. They say they were put on the list after being flagged by “flawed” computer algorithms. They say their placement on the “kill-list” violates due process as well as international law, according to the lawsuit.

 

Both Kareem, a U.S. citizen who’s done reporting from Syria, and Zaidan, a Syrian and Pakistani citizen, have reported from war zones. Karim said he nearly died in five different airstrike
attacks. Zaiden has interviewed Osama bin Laden.

 

In the suit, Zaidan claims the issue has forced him to leave Pakistan, and his career, and move to Qatar. Kareem is thought to be reporting from Syria.

 

 

The suit could face challenges in court as other similar suits have been dismissed in the past.

 

The White House did not respond for comment.

 

Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:  AP
Follow us on Twitter @HighlightHwd or @LightfootinHwd