Skip to comments.October Surprise: Obama Plans Major Airstrike on Libyan Targets
Posted on 10/03/2012 4:25:46 PM PDT by Evil Slayer
Today, a Defense Department official confirmed to Breitbart News that there is advance planning for a substantial air package against targets in Libya. Military sources suggest that this means that flight missions against Libyan targets will include manned flights, not merely drones.
The New York Times reported yesterday that the Obama administration is preparing an operation to kill or capture militants involved in the Benghazi attack resulting in the murder of our ambassador to Libya and three other Americans. According to the Times, the Joint Special Operations Command is putting together so-called target packages of detailed information about the suspects. These files are a coordinated project with the CIA and the Pentagon.
The Obama administration is under heavy scrutiny for its failure to protect the US consulate in Benghazi, and for its lack of security around the ambassador. Furthermore, the Obama administration is increasingly perceived as weak on terror, particularly in the aftermath of the Arab Spring, which has largely been hijacked by the well-organized Muslim Brotherhood. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is scheduled to testify next Wednesday before the House Oversight Committee on the lack of security for the ambassador.
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Bammy fiddles while the middle east burns.
Pelosi just came out and said it was the Republican’s fault for not having security at the embassy. Read it on Brietbart.
Nothing like telegraphing your punches.
I don’t think the 47% care whether we protect our embassies or not. I doubt they know or care where Libya is or what an ambassador is.
I think that Obama will be reluctant to anger his Muslim base.
Nation of Islam’s Farrakhan Denounces Killing of ‘Brother’ Gadhafi
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 12:12 PM
By: Jim Meyers
Controversial Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan has condemned the killing of his brother Moammar Gadhafi and calls President Barack Obama an assassin for killing Osama bin Laden.
It’s too late because bravado and chest beating while uttering a Tarzan yell eliminates surprise and the enemies will all be gone somewhere else.
So, this is why they left the security off the embassy?
Pelosi’s insane. Must be a slow news day if that’s all Breitbart.com has for us.
No, it was a sub-story.
What needs to be done? Capture and torture for the intel. Then dispose of the guilty parties. Any bombing is just throwing taxpayer money at empty desert sand and likely innocent civilians - probably Christians anyway
Today’s Turkey/Syria cross-border attacks are what I have my eye on. The Pentagon already released a statement this afternoon saying the US will do whatever is necessary to back-up Turkey as it defends itself. Too bad the Administration doesn’t feel the same way about Israel.
Once again -- 47% don't pay federal income taxes. Many of those are retirees & half of them at least are conservatives who DO care. Some are millionaires who pay capital gains and dividends but use deductions to offset income taxes. Many of those are conservatives who DO care. I understand your point but it is not to be directed at 47%. It is some other number.
Especially when you just gave a bunch of MANPADS to the targets of your air assets.
wag the dog in an effort to cover up his ef-ups...
Prediction...The “Airstrikes” will be cargo containers filled with All the Ammo,Food,Fuel, and explosives that a terrorist would need to wage long term jihad against the west.
Limp wrist is going to play tough guy.
screw turkey as long as moosies are killing moosies and it stays within their borders, i don’t care.
so now dumbo is going to bomb the friends of juan mcvain and lindsey grahamnesty. un frigging brlievable.
Romney grow a pair and do a pre strike question?
Oh no, a pair does not grow by simply willing.
These folks aren’t moving.. Wait until after the election.
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