Perhaps the US learned from Israel's treatment of Mordecai Vanunu. Further there does seem to be some misunderstandings about citizenship. This gentleman was it seems a US citizen, entrusted with the security of his country. This man betrayed the trust of such a role. Given the recent treatment of an Australian/Israeli locked away in an Israeli prison as non-person X. How long was he going to be kept in prison as non-person X?
Turkish warplanes destroy PKK targets in northern Iraq, say military sources (Reuters)
from the article: Jewish Agency urges Obama to free Pollard