Mexacn Prison Ordeal Saps Marine’s Life Savingsmilitary.com ^ | Jul 18, 2014 | Fox newsPosted on 7/29/2014, 10:16:03 AM by GrandJediMasterYodaMexican Prison Ordeal Saps Marine’s Life SavingsWhile Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi was living on a base and eating MREs in Afghanistan and earning a battlefield promotion, his paychecks from Uncle Sam were piling up in the bank.
He dreamed of returning to Weston, Fla., when his second tour of duty ended and buying a new truck, maybe getting a place of his own. At 26, and with a modest nest egg waiting, he had a future back home. Now Tahmooressi languishes in a Mexican prison, plagued by Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. And the $65,000 he saved in the service of his nation is gone, according to his mother.
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The Washington Post ^ | June 18, 2014 | Erik WemplePosted on 6/19/2014, 7:18:29 AM by don-oFox News host Greta Van Susteren has provided extensive coverage of the case of Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, who has been in a Mexican prison since April 1 on weapons charges. A veteran of two tours in Afghanistan,
Tahmooressi says that he accidentally drove into Mexico at a San Ysidro border crossing, complete with a rifle AR-15, a pistol and a 12-gauge shotgun, plus a great deal of ammunition. Along with colleague Bill O’Reilly, Van Susteren has pleaded for U.S. intervention on behalf of the Marine.snipThing is, Clinton’s pronouncements on this topic needn’t have been hypothetical.
Marine jailed in Mexico: Everything they did to me was out of anger, like ‘Screw you, buddy!’
This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated.BEGIN AUDIO FEEDSGT. ANDREW TAHMOORESSI, US MARINE JAILED IN MEXICO VIA PHONE: Please, get me out of here.END AUDIO FEEDKIMBERLY GUILFOYLE, ‘ON THE RECORD‘ GUEST HOST: Well, that’s a plea from a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico.
Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi now behind bars for more than two months since making a wrong turn at the border. He spoke exclusively with Greta.BEGIN VIDEOTAPEGRETA VAN SUSTEREN, FOX NEWS HOST:
What brought you out to California, at least in part, was treatment for post-traumatic stress. And I’m curious, how is that manifesting it now? How are you dealing with that now because you are not in a V.A. facility? You are in a Mexican prison.TAHMOORESSI: Yeah. Now I’m dealing with it very well, in my opinion. But also I’m in an environment with no other people around me.
Obama jails American soldiers for killing the enemy and frees the enemy to kill more Americans…. “Whose side is Obama on? Anyone who doesn’t know by now must have just returned from a very long vacation.”
Obama jails American soldiers for killing the enemy and frees the enemy to kill more Americans.NoiseyRoom.net ^ | June 8, 2014 | Nelson AbdullahPosted on 6/13/2014, 8:35:03 AM by huldah1776It would be stupid to even think about asking the question: Whose side is Obama on? Anyone who doesn’t know by now must have just returned from a very long vacation.
Marine Imprisoned in Mexico:
“Get Me Out of Jail” [LETTER]
Conservative Tribune ^ | June 12 2014 | Conservative TribunePosted on 6/12/2014, 11:47:46 AM by PoloSecAfter being rightfully raked over the coals for negotiating with terrorists for the release of a traitorous American soldier, President Obama proudly defended his actions by stating that the United States doesn’t leave a man behind.Apparently that principle doesn’t apply to Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi.
Sgt. Tahmooressi has spent the last two months in a Mexican jail for making a wrong turn and crossing the border into Mexico. He has made several pleas for help that have fallen on deaf ears.It seems that some of the motivation for the president’s illegal trade was to distract Americans from the endless scandals plaguing his administration. Perhaps if he would’ve freed Tahmooressi his ploy would’ve been successful.Sgt. Tahmooressi recently wrote the president asking him to do his duty as Commander-in-Chief and get him out of jail.From Daily Mail, via Right Wing News:‘Mr. President, you are my Commander in Chief. Please get me out of jail.’‘I want him to get involved.
Jailed Marine shares new details of life in Mexican prison during live appearance on the Glenn Beck Radio Program – Glenn Beck
Glenn has been following the story of jailed Marine Corps Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi for a number of weeks now.
Sgt. Tahmooressi has been in a Mexican prison since March 31 when Mexican federal officers arrested him for weapons possession. Tahmorressi and his mother Jill have maintained he took a wrong turn and crossed the southern border by mistake.
The 25-year-old decorated war veteran and Florida native was in the process of relocating to San Diego for treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. He had been in San Diego for 10 days when he ended up at the San Ysidro checkpoint.After being arrested, Tahmooressi was originally held in Tijuana’s La Mesa Penitentiary, where he was placed in general population and his life was threatened.