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Khadr award a 'real head scratcher': Soldier who lost eye in deadly firefight

It's like Omar Khadr hit the jackpot for killing Sgt. Christopher Speer -- a giant $10.5-million lotto win financed by Canadian taxpayers.

"It's a real head scratcher, let me tell you," said retired sergeant Layne Morris, who was not only there when Speer died in Afghanistan in 2002 but lost an eye in the firefight.

"Typically, criminals pay for their crimes but this time we are paying the criminal for his crimes," added the former American soldier. "It’s kind of ass backwards you have to admit."

It's blood money. For the Trudeau government, it's a deal with the Devil.

Only in Canada could a combatant who fought against us, was convicted of killing one of our close ally’s soldiers and served eight-years in Guantanamo Bay be awarded an outrageous $10.5-million -- and also receive an apology.

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