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White House official: The
Islamic State is the next
administration’s problem

Hot Air, by Noah Rothman

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 9/4/2014 11:37:28 AM

The word of the day is “deliberate.” On Thursday morning, White House Deputy National Security Advisor Tony Blinken said that the Obama administration is seeking to combat the Islamic State threat, as it executes one “terrorist attack” after another against the United States, in a “deliberate” fashion. That’s a far more generous way of confessing to near paralytic dithering. Last week, President Barack Obama admitted that his administration does not “have a strategy yet” for attacking the Islamic State in its Syrian stronghold. On Wednesday, noting in the same speech that his administration would seek to “destroy” ISIS and/or “shrink” it into

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I´m so very tired of these incompetent political hacks from the Obama regime. There is nothing in his background that should allow him to be a National Security Advisor.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Blinken

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 9/4/2014 11:42:53 AM     (No. 9993365)

As always, the rats make the mess and repubs have to clean it up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 9/4/2014 12:06:12 PM     (No. 9993383)

So they´ve admitted that they´re abdicating their duties with two and a half years still to go? Just resign already and turn the job over to someone who cares enough to even try.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Flipper3, 9/4/2014 12:08:49 PM     (No. 9993388)

Last administration´s fault; next administration´s problem. Well, isn´t that special? This boob should never have been elected president.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 9/4/2014 12:13:00 PM     (No. 9993391)

We are totally screwed until he leaves office.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nimby, 9/4/2014 12:25:04 PM     (No. 9993401)

#2 if he steps down we will have the one "chasing them to the gates of hell" !! The entire adminsitration should resign

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 9/4/2014 12:46:52 PM     (No. 9993424)

“This, as the President has said, is going to have to be a sustained effort,” Blinken said. “It’s going to take time, and it will probably go beyond even this administration to get to the point of defeat.”

OMG!!! Is this an echo of what GW Bush said about terrorism in general? Something that was dismissed by BO and liberals? A problem that BO minimized by saying that the Islamists were effectively defeated? The reason that BO was not too concerned to be pulling out of Iraq and Afghanistan?

NOW we get the truth, that there is a terrorist movement, alive and well that will persist, despite our best efforts, for years?

The lying incompetents in this administration, lead by the Fraud in Chief, are disgusting. They are putting our country and the world at risk.

When one of these terrorists, that sneaks across our borders because BO and Holder allow them to, does major damage to our country, THEN can we hold BO accountable by impeaching him???

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jglas, 9/4/2014 1:10:27 PM     (No. 9993456)

He isn´t going to fight them and they know it. That´s why they´re being so bold and aggressive. Frankly I think they have an understanding, he leaves them alone and they don´t screw up his last two years with terrorist attacks in the US (9/11 will be a big test of that theory).

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Reply 8 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 9/4/2014 1:12:05 PM     (No. 9993458)

Somebody pointed out to me yesterday that Obama´s speech only used passive tense. Someone has to attack ISIS, but it won´t be him. That´s his strategy, and it shows his personal allegiances which are overriding America´s allegiances and priorities. Treasonable and impeachable, but that will never happen.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mickturn, 9/4/2014 2:53:59 PM     (No. 9993595)

At least the morons admit they CAUSED it!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: StuartL, 9/4/2014 2:59:19 PM     (No. 9993607)

Bill Ayers is already warming up his keyboard for the chapter in the Current Occupant and Nobel Peace Prize winner´s memoirs entitled "How I kept the world safe for 8 years until those dastardly conservatives plunged it into global war."

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