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Ambassador Stevens warned of Islamic
extremism before Benghazi attack

Washington Times, by Guy Taylor

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Posted By:pineledger, 10/21/2012 8:04:51 AM

Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, in a diplomatic cable from Libya last June, cited the apparent rise of “Islamic extremism” and the spotting of “the Al Qaeda flag” over buildings outside the city of Benghazi, where he and three other Americans were ultimately killed in an attack on Sept. 11. The previously classified cable is among 166 pages of documents made public Friday by Rep. Darryl E. Issa, the Republican chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, who says they expose an egregious shortage of security
Staff has split wide headline.

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The flag would seem to be a flag.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: leopardtwo, 10/21/2012 8:12:42 AM     (No. 8949554)

Those jihadists...'clinging to their guns and their religion'!


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Reply 2 - Posted by: engrpat, 10/21/2012 8:41:10 AM     (No. 8949607)

The problem is Obama refuses to recognize Islamic extremism, to him it doesn't exist. The examples just go on and on, take the shooting at Ft Hood being classed as work place violence. Obama said that if the winds turned ugly he would side with the Muslims and he has.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MMC, 10/21/2012 9:06:21 AM     (No. 8949660)

This was just a case of work place violence. /s

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Reply 4 - Posted by: wilko, 10/21/2012 9:12:44 AM     (No. 8949676)

And Hillary laughs and ignores the questions that have already been asked and answered by the few who have a firm grasp on the facts. This is deadly for HC and BO. Deadly. Tune in Monday night....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mikeyt64, 10/21/2012 9:17:30 AM     (No. 8949689)

Per Bret Baier report at time of attack on stevens real time communications to DC. Is this not something President would have been alterted to? And if so, since there was not sgred of evid this was associated with Film the questions becomes simple 1) who got info from benghazi thta day and 2) what and when was it told to Prsident?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: god of irony, 10/21/2012 9:37:15 AM     (No. 8949730)

Obama has put himself into a box for tomorrow night. He has already said the buck stops with him and not Hillary. So if tries to say he didn't know then he is back to blaming his political appointees but if he says he knew well then he is a self admitted liar.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: tatterdemalion, 10/21/2012 10:14:55 AM     (No. 8949857)

Watch the spectacle of Obama twisting and evading on Monday night. Understand what that means about the prosecution of our national interests and the concern that he has for our lives.

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