Skip to comments.It Wasn't All The CIA's Fault
Posted on 08/22/2007 5:38:54 PM PDT by Kaslin
Intelligence: A highly critical CIA report details the spy agency's failings during the 1990s in preventing the 9/11 attacks. But as the report makes clear, the Clinton administration also deserves a big piece of the blame.
The scathing look into the CIA's many failures before 9/11 makes for some depressing reading. The CIA at various times knew information that it didn't pass along to others, or ignored things it should have paid closer attention to.
The headlines tell it all. "CIA missed chances to tackle al-Qaida." "Head of CIA 'failed to stop' al-Qaida's 9/11 attacks on America." "C.I.A. Lays Out Errors It Made Before Sept. 11." Pretty grim.
The report by the CIA's own inspector general, written two years ago but only released to the public this week, outlines a list of CIA missteps. It's not encouraging. Among other things, the report:
(Excerpt) Read more at ibdeditorials.com ...
And of course the MSM has been giving this the same amount of coverage as it did Paris Hilton and Nicole Smith = I've just been so busy, I guess I missed it?
“As for claims later made by both President Clinton and his Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright, that a comprehensive plan for dealing with al-Qaida was given to President Bush, that now appears to be an outright lie.”
Of course it is a lie.........lies are always used to keep the truth from being known......in this case a very shameful truth that has cost many, many thousands of American lives and severe injuries.
The article fails to note that the reason the CIA didn’t pass info to the FBI was because Jamie Gore-lick made it illegal.
She made it illegal because of the wall she built
The wall she built to help prevent the detection of all of the red Chinese money finding its way into DNC coffers.
Insert a hearty "No $*** Sherlock" here.
This one can filed under the Duh! heading...
There are some pretty shocking examples from Pakistan that have been slowly coming to light.