The situation bizarre, ridiculous, and unacceptable. Our government should be demanding this Marine’s release, and better treatment for Americans caught in similar situations going forward. So far the State Department has had no comment. Nor has President Obama, despite the fact that a petition asking him to get involved is now up to 130,000 signatures—30,000 past the number the president said previously would guarantee a response from him.
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