While I am not upset to see the guy is now in received his promised 40 virgins, but I would much prefer we get one or two of these high valued targets and subject have a conversation or two about what the know. Perhaps the intelligence community has become so effective that they feel a conversation with these individuals is no longer necessary so just better to kill them regardless of their location or their nationalities; but I have my reservations about that. Of course the wording of the law regarding U.S. nationals is nowhere near as ill defined as the stuff Jay Bibby and John Yoo were interpolating (and I wont go down that road again)
. It can be found in Article V
...nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law;...
Not sure this is a precedence I am comfortable with.