Obama urged to stand ground against renewed call for Blind Sheikh release

The head of the House Homeland Security Committee is urging President Obama not to cave in to renewed pleas by Egypt’s president to release the “Blind Sheikh” – a convicted terrorist who “has American blood on his hands.”

Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, asked Obama to stand firm on the issue and warned that releasing Omar Abdel Rahman would be “seen as a major sign of weakness throughout the Muslim extremist world.”

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Tags: egypt, Omar Abdel-Rahman, Sheikh

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