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Retired Intel Officer:
Foley Rescue Attempt Failed
Because Obama ‘Dragged His Feet’

Washington Free Beacon, by Larry O´Connor

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Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 8/21/2014 3:05:26 PM

Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer (Ret.) is a CIA-trained former senior intelligence officer who wrote the book Operation Dark Heart about the Special Operations successes in the early stages of the Afghanistan war. He also famously reported to Congress that part of the intelligence breakdown prior to the 9/11 attacks was due to communications failures between the CIA and the Defense Intelligence Agency’s “Able Danger” project which had identified Mohamed Attah’s terror cell in Brooklyn in 2000. Thursday morning, Shaffer appeared on WMAL radio in Washington, D.C., to discuss the ISIS execution of American journalist James Foley earlier this week. He

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Next time, the CIA needs to give Obama the intelligence when he´s not on vacation.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/21/2014 3:17:49 PM     (No. 9975445)

Obama will never play for his despicable behavior. Just like Clinton Before him.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/21/2014 3:18:43 PM     (No. 9975450)

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Reply 3 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/21/2014 3:22:56 PM     (No. 9975464)

Failure by design.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: comstock, 8/21/2014 3:23:33 PM     (No. 9975466)

I´ll bet that he would respond quicker if somebody kidnaps his golf clubs.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: yo-yo, 8/21/2014 3:36:34 PM     (No. 9975496)

Racist dog whistle alert!
"Dragged" his feet, that sounds an awful lot like "shuffled" his feet.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: qr4j, 8/21/2014 3:39:03 PM     (No. 9975502)

Make delivering intel reports and making subsequent decisions a part of a golf game. Then there might be a ghost of a chance at a timely response from America´s Golfer in Chief, His Laziness, Would-be King Obama.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wsdiego, 8/21/2014 3:50:52 PM     (No. 9975523)

Dragging feet! Liberal MO, wait long enough and the problem will go away! Well Foley is gone now, problem solved!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: freightdog, 8/21/2014 4:09:33 PM     (No. 9975550)

General MacArthur said every military defeat can be explained with two words: Too late.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/21/2014 4:13:37 PM     (No. 9975553)

I doubted this "rescue attempt" had happened. Was waiting to hear from an insider.

Here we go.

Those involved may not speak out yet, but those who know about such things will.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 8/21/2014 4:14:17 PM     (No. 9975554)

Mom jeans aren´t the only things Obie uses to cover his butt.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JimS, 8/21/2014 4:45:06 PM     (No. 9975590)

I can´t believe the absolute rank stupidity and amateurism of the Obama Regime in disclosing the unsuccessful raid.
That should be top secret. Disclosing the nature of the rescue attempt only helps our enemies and potentially exposes our confidential intel sources.
Plus, it shows the world that the USA failed.

Or, as Obama would say, the military did stupid s*** and failed.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Fosterdad, 8/21/2014 5:28:51 PM     (No. 9975642)

What the Colonel should have said is that Valerie Jarrett dragged her feet.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Starlady, 8/21/2014 7:03:53 PM     (No. 9975717)

I agree that Obama will delay any response so his buddies in the savage Muslim community can be protected.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/21/2014 10:27:32 PM     (No. 9975918)

If only Foley had been black and the enemy white. Otherwise, no political gain for him./s

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