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Where’s the Retaliation for American
Deaths in Benghazi and Algeria?

Daily Beast, by John Avlon

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/24/2013 5:06:17 AM

Benghazi. Algeria. This is the ground where Americans have been killed by Islamist terrorists over the past four months. And so far, nothing has been done to avenge their deaths. (Snip)I called the former commander of the USS Cole, Kirk Lippold, to get his take on the high-profile congressional inquiry with Clinton. “There was never any kind of bold statement that we were going to hunt them down and kill them,” he said, “which to me is a reflection of administration policies…We saw that pattern at the end of the Clinton administration and paid for it dearly

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Skip over the seemingly obligatory swipes at the "partisanship" of the hearings. John Avlon is no fan of Republicans,but he makes crucial points in this piece.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rinktum, 1/24/2013 5:32:39 AM     (No. 9135791)

FTA:"It is in the president’s power to prove us all wrong and remind the world that America never forgets. But the clock is ticking, and every day the credibility gap grows."

Oh, we don´t forget, we just don´t DO anything about the slaughter of four Americans at the hands of barbarian savages, and the world knows it. First order of business would be to fire those responsible for failing to secure these men´s safety. Then quietly take out the murderers one by one so that the next bunch of lunatics would think twice about harming Americans. Repeat that anytime an American is harmed or killed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 1/24/2013 6:07:08 AM     (No. 9135808)

Didn´t you notice? The retaliation was swift and severe - against the YouTube filmmaker.

This is a serious administration when it comes to American lives, and don´t you forget it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 1/24/2013 7:17:53 AM     (No. 9135865)

Apparently, The Regimes position as voiced by Hillary in her Senate appearance is "WHAT´s THE POINT?" After all it was months ago, and they did their photo-op of the bodies coming home. End of Story.
Old news there, so just move on. After all, Obama WON another term. Zippy just leaps from one debacle to another while the News Media covers his arrse.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: JAN, 1/24/2013 8:57:55 AM     (No. 9136057)

And just to make sure that the subject was changed, the Pentagon released a statement that they were considering, maybe some time, after study, that women will be allowed in combat.

A deliberate distraction.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MickTurn, 1/24/2013 10:05:13 AM     (No. 9136200)

No one retaliates for their own actions. Obama stirred this up and caused it to happen...it went bad. He was covering up the secret negotiations between the Ambassador and the Libyan Rebels for the weapons Libya has...rearming more terrorists associated with the Muslim Brotherhood. They didn´t get all they were promised so they got mad and got even. The Ambassador was front and center so he got the backlash. Then to cover their sorry behinds the Administration trotted out the lies about what went down. Hitlery knew all of it. They all lied and people died, it´s as simple as that.

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