[Ed. – And releases him to Bosnia. Where there are NO jihadis and NO history of Islamist extremism…not. Including…drum-roll…the bombmaker himself! He fought as a muj in Bosnia in the 1990s.]
The Obama administration has released one of al Qaeda’s most skilled explosives experts, a man personally praised by Osama bin Laden and who created the shoe-bomb design that was used unsuccessfully to bring down an airliner in 2001.
The Pentagon said on Thursday that Egyptian Tariq Mahmoud Ahmed Al Sawah, who may have known of the September 11, 2001 plot, was transferred from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the government of Bosnia.
Al Sawah fought with the Bosnia army in the early 1990s and eventually made his way to Afghanistan in 2000.