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Security Officer in Libya Refers
to Post Being Directed to
“Normalize” Operations and
Reduce U.S. Security Presence

ABC News, by Jake Tapper

Original Article

Posted By:Photoonist, 10/9/2012 11:04:58 PM

Eric Nordstrom, the former Regional Security Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Libya, told congressional investigators looking into the murder of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, that the State Department was eager for the American diplomatic presence in Libya to reduce its American security footprint and to rely more on locals, sources tell ABC News. A senior State Department official denies the charge. In an email from Nordstrom from earlier this month obtained by ABC News, the former Regional Security Officer referred to a list of 230 security incidents in Libya that took place between June 2011

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The State Dept./0bama regime story is collapsing everywhere. It has been speculated that with the interviews taking place on CBS that their representative won't let this issue slide during the debates. We'll see. Romney and Ryan certainly won't as their recent speeches show. Biden the clown can only try to lie his way out of this mess and act as the indignant senior statesman with the most experience. I expect that act and hope and expect that Ryan is ready to burst that balloon.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: quark, 10/9/2012 11:18:57 PM     (No. 8921903)

As usual, OP sums it up quite nicely. ty

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Reply 2 - Posted by: veritas, 10/9/2012 11:40:12 PM     (No. 8921937)

Who to believe? Who to believe? Who to believe? Who to believe? Oh, who to believe?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: asu86pe, 10/10/2012 12:53:30 AM     (No. 8922019)

#2 LOL

Ambassador Chris Stevens and the three with him were apparently "Uriah the Hittite" of Biblical history. 230 violent incidences and the PIAPS and Obie think "No big deal - Peace, man!" and withdraw security from them.

How despicable to use a video-excuse to cover-up the security withdrawal/exposure/murder of this consulate and it's personnel!

This is {Watergate}^100!

No one was touched, injured, or died in the Nixon cover-up. He used the FBI to mask a break-in and resigned.

This pResident used the State Dept and UN Ambassador to cover-up this murder.

Where's the OUTRAGE?!?

CONGRESS, Where's you outrage?!?

Hello......Not even a murded Ambassador moves this government....{cue crickets}

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Reply 4 - Posted by: veritas, 10/10/2012 1:43:57 AM     (No. 8922056)

#3: Thanks.

The descent is on a curve. Gov't gets worse, more corrupt and evil, faster every day.

There will be a reckoning. The longer in coming, the harsher it must be.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/10/2012 2:39:21 AM     (No. 8922094)

If we had a real president,heads would roll over this.This guy and his companions are dead because of a variation of liberal outreach.They never heard Reagan say "Trust but Verify".I'm thinking Obama went to a fundraiser in Vegas the same day or the day after.

And what about Obama's obsessive fundraising to the point where he took millions from overseas donors.

When you buy a dog sweater at Obama's gear site you have to plug in a security code.But as long as donations are $190 or less you don't,so it makes these donations untraceable.It's 100% illegal to solicit foreign donations but it's just another day in Obama's life to skirt the law.This is Obama's way of getting even with Citizen's United,which he loathes.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Johann, 10/10/2012 3:20:44 AM     (No. 8922113)

Valarie Jarret enjoys full security protection while on vacation. I hope Mr. Nordstrom will be asked how he feels about that.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Veritas2009, 10/10/2012 5:25:41 AM     (No. 8922160)

BlackHawk Down!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 10/10/2012 6:53:31 AM     (No. 8922215)

John McPain has been calling for Hillary to step down (or I like - BE FIRED). For once I agree with him.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/10/2012 7:13:38 AM     (No. 8922256)

Not only is the Hildebeast a known liar (remember her fake story about being shot at while she was flying somewhere), but she's also a co-conspirator in a murder.

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