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ISIS Baffling U.S. Intelligence Agencies
Daily Beast, by Eli Lake

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/14/2014 9:36:48 PM

It’s been two months since ISIS took over Iraq’s second largest city. But U.S. analysts are still trying to figure out how big the group is and the real identities of its leaders. The U.S. intelligence community is still trying to answer basic questions about the jihadists who tried to wipe out Iraq’s remaining Yazidis and who now threaten to overrun the capital of the country’s Kurdish provinces. In a briefing for reporters Thursday, U.S. intelligence officials said the government is in the process of re-evaluating an estimate from early this year that said the Islamic State of Iraq and

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Well ain´t that just wonderful and makes me feel so safe and secure! I guess I shouldn´t be surprised with the evil Brennan in the lead. God only knows what Obama and he have done to those intelligence agencies. It makes me shudder to think how this will all end.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 8/14/2014 9:42:54 PM     (No. 9966467)

They really are not baffling our agencies, it´s just that the punk does want our agencies to do anything about them.

It´s called aiding and abetting the enemies of the United States.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jond, 8/14/2014 10:13:40 PM     (No. 9966503)

... or not revealing methods and sources.

Have Barak and his peeps finally learned to keep their mouths shut?

(Unlikely;-()

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Reply 3 - Posted by: shamus, 8/14/2014 10:17:56 PM     (No. 9966507)

US intelligence agencies have been baffled since the Truman administration.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: richwill, 8/14/2014 10:18:28 PM     (No. 9966508)

Sounds like normal behavior for this administration.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney, 8/14/2014 10:18:33 PM     (No. 9966509)

There is a muslim at the CIA and in the WH, so one is baffled. Obama thinks nothing is greater than the muslim call to prayer.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: NotaBene, 8/14/2014 11:51:06 PM     (No. 9966571)

What is baffling is that Baraq Hussein Obola has not bombed every bridge over the Euphates to divide Cloph Ibrahim´s territory in two. All electric plants in occupied territories and especially oil depots, refineries, gas stations and gasoline trucks coming from Turkey should go. They need the gasoline.

Also baffling is the cowardice of the Shiites. Small wonder the Sunnis dominated them for so many centuries.

I hope that the Islamic State attacks Medina and Mecca. After all what is a Caliph without Mecca? My regret is that Christians got caught in the middle of this otherwise positive bloodletting.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/15/2014 5:05:10 AM     (No. 9966632)

When you hire diversity instead of intelligence, this is what you get. I can only assume the intelligence agencies are chock full of MB diversity.

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