Tag Archives: Leon Panetta

U.S. Military: We Could Have Saved Ambassador Stevens

American Thinker

Elite  U.S. troops were completely capable of saving Ambassador Chris Stevens during the Benghazi  Consulate attacks on September 11, 2012.  Elements of the highly  specialized Combatant Commanders In-Extremis (CIF) units are always on  alert, on forward deployment, ready to respond.  Their job description is to hit the ground in 3 to 5 hours.   CIF elements are ready to engage in active combat anywhere in their  region, 3 to 5 hours after the call.

Leon  Panetta, Secretary of Defense at the time, either misled the U.S.  Congress  or was incompetent.  Panetta testified  before the Senate Armed Services Committee on February 7, 2013 that the U.S.  military could not have responded in less than 9 to 12 hours.

Obama’s  first secretary of defense, Robert Gates, told  CBS’s Face the Nation on May 12, 2013 that “[w]e don’t have a ready  force standing by” in that region.

But  we absolutely do “have a ready force standing by” to reach any trouble spot in a  few hours.  Insider  reports previously revealed that CIF elements were training in Croatia and  could have been in Benghazi in three and a half hours.

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Adm. James Lyons (Ret.) on Growing Benghazi Scandal

Family Security Matters

The  nominations of John Brennan for CIA Director and Chuck Hagel for   Secretary of Defense are being held up by Republicans in the Senate  largely  because of the unwillingness of the Obama administration to come  clean on the  what the President knew, when he knew it, and what he did  during the seven  hours that the Temporary Mission and the annex in  Benghazi were under attack on  September 11th and 12th last year.

AIM  recently interviewed Retired Admiral James Lyons. He is the  former  Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Pacific fleet, and a man not afraid to   tell it like it is. We need more men like Admiral Lyons to stand up to  the  lies, hypocrisy and political correctness that so dominates our  national  dialogue today.

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Records Show Obama Met With Panetta, Biden 55 Minutes After State Department Notified White House Benghazi Consulate Was Under Attack…

Weasel Zippers

The more we know, the worse they look.

(CNSNews.com) – President Barack Obama met with Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Vice President Joe Biden at the White House on Sept. 11, 2012 at 5:00 PM—just 55 minutes after a State Department email notified the White House and the Pentagon that the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi was under attack.

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Must Read! ‘Obama’s 2nd-term Assault on U.S. Military’

New Zeal

 

Barack Obama, Dimitri Medvedev, Seoul, South Korea

 

Most American’s fail to realize that the number one goal of both the international and American left, is the destruction of the US military – to be followed by the destruction, physically or politically, of the United States itself.

President Barack Obama, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, the Center for American Progress and the Institute for Policy Studies are all working to this end.

Neither Obama, nor Panetta would have a prayer of passing an FBI security check to clean the toilets of any US military base.

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Obama, Clinton Selling Out U.S. Sovereignty In Secret

American Free Press:

By Victor Thorn

Is the Obama administration secretly negotiating treaties with globalist bodies, in violation of the Constitution? That’s the question on the minds of a number of political watchdogs, who argue that the White House is doing an end run around Congress and the American people in order to lock the country into agreements on the environment, fishing rights and even gun ownership with the United Nations (UN).

On Feb. 7, former Bill Clinton campaign manager Dick Morris dissected a host of international “sneaky treaties” that, he says, “Once signed and ratified, have the same status as constitutional law and cannot be altered or eclipsed by Congress or state legislatures. And their provisions must be enforced by U.S. courts.”

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How Dangerous Is Obama?

American Thinker

It’s  now quite clear that Obama is playing chicken with Israel on Iranian nukes.   That is why Leon Panetta came out with a statement this week accusing  Israel of planning to attack Iran.  If that statement is true, it’s the  worst kind of sabotage, undermining the advantages of surprise.  If it’s  false, it is intended to place Israel at the focus of Iranian rage.  Damned  if you do, damned if you don’t.

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Holder Called to Resign Traitors, Spies, Terrorists Exposed

Right Side News

Kincaid Conference: Traitors, Spies and Terrorists Exposed; Eric Holder Resign NOW!

Cliff Kincaid of America’s Survival sponsored another incredible forum, June  28, 2011, at the National Press Club. The forum discussed communists, terrorists and Cuban agents of influence working within our borders, and demanded the removal of Attorney General Eric Holder. Kincaid’s panel fell short of calling Holder an outright traitor, but conference attendees would have a difficult time concluding otherwise, given the wealth of detail presented on Holder’s assistance to convicted terrorists both within our jails and in other countries beyond the reach of U.S. law enforcement.

As usual, information provided by the conferees and documents made available are encyclopedic. Topics included:

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Is the FBI Investigating Obama?

New Zeal

In a front page storyabout a major FBI terrorism investigation, The Washington Post has  reported that the targets include “Chicagoans who crossed paths with  Obama when he was a young state senator and some who have been active in  labor unions that supported his political rise.” The implication is  that the trail could lead to the White House.

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Media blackout: CIA director accused of links to Communist spy contact — scandal ignored

Renew America

If you have been depending on the mainstream media for your news the past few days, you are probably learning here for the first time that CIA Director Leon Panetta has been called out for his links to an important open member of the Communist Party.

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Obama’s Abominable ‘Respect’ for Bin Laden Burial Rites

Human Events

After approving the Navy SEALs’ mission to kill Osama bin Laden (or allowing Leon Panetta to approve it, as some reports indicate), Barack Obama has been in full retreat mode, doing everything he can to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.  Most notoriously, he ordered a full Muslim burial for Osama bin Laden, contradicting his own claim that bin Laden was “not a Muslim leader.”

Even worse, when Islamic groups started to complain about the fact that bin Laden was buried at sea, rather than on land in accordance with Islamic law, Obama took pains to assure the world that the American troops involved in the burial were “respectful of the body” of bin Laden.

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