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Top U.S. counterterrorism adviser
John Brennan in Libya amid
questions over security missteps

CBS News, by Staff

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Posted By:abuela10, 10/9/2012 11:23:10 AM

Senior White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennan was in Tripoli to meet Libyan officials Tuesday as the Obama administration continues trying to build a complete picture of the events which led up to a fatal attack on the U.S. Consulate in the eastern city of Benghazi. The visit by President Obama's senior counterterrorism adviser was leaked by a Libyan source to the media, to the consternation of White House officials who told CBS News correspondent Bill Plante the leak created a considerable security risk.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 10/9/2012 11:54:16 AM     (No. 8920407)

In the meantime Angrea Mitchell and Dennis Ross are blaming the Ambassador for his own death.

What a sickening cabal. NBC is the lowest of the low.

This is their serious response to Gov. Romney's foreign policy address.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/9/2012 11:56:17 AM     (No. 8920415)

Has never struck me as the sharpest knife in the drawer.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bmw50, 10/9/2012 12:05:54 PM     (No. 8920454)

The Obama Adminstration was quick to put out the reason for the attacks, but when pushed, they kept saying it was too early to tell, they were investigating.
If they were investigating, then why were they so quick to blame the film maker?

This Administration has so much blood on their hands...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/9/2012 12:25:26 PM     (No. 8920529)

The security debacle is central to the whole deadly Benghazi disaster.
Unexpectedly, after weeks of lies Obama is worried about security.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/9/2012 12:33:55 PM     (No. 8920558)

oh. brennan. that makes me feel a whole lot better. /s

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Reply 6 - Posted by: VinGoombatz, 10/9/2012 12:39:51 PM     (No. 8920583)

In Websters, next to the word "chucklehead" is a pic of Brennan.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 10/9/2012 12:51:25 PM     (No. 8920634)

Mr. Brennan is one of the few Americans that will be safe in Libya. Al Queda knows he will do more damage to America than they ever could.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: fljack, 10/9/2012 12:58:26 PM     (No. 8920670)

Brennan is in Libya. I'm so relieved. /so

Maybe someone from the Muslim Brotherhood or Al Qaeda can personally thank him for recent US Mid-east policy and give him the same welcome they gave our ambassaor.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Nimby, 10/9/2012 12:58:40 PM     (No. 8920731)

Are they NOW trying to get the Libyans on board to say that it was all about the MOVIE???

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Reply 10 - Posted by: rosewater, 10/9/2012 12:58:58 PM     (No. 8920676)

The word hack in the dictionary refers to the word chucklehead

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 10/9/2012 1:03:58 PM     (No. 8920747)

When it's a matter of CYA, he berates the media for blabbing it. When it's a matter GYA ( glorify ..) he'll gladly give sensitive security info to Hollywood.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: toddh, 10/9/2012 1:29:47 PM     (No. 8920826)

Twin Peaks fans know that John Brennan is Officer Andy Brennan's idiot brother.

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