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A connection between Obama's Afghan visit, CIA station chief outing, & the freeing of the 5 Jihadis?
Vanity (and a question for more resourceful types) | RinaseaofDs

Posted on 06/04/2014 2:52:39 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs

Not all of this can be an oversight:

1. Obama goes to Afghanistan on a surprise visit. 2. CIA Station Chief is outed (oops). 3. A deal is made for a known deserter they didn't know was a deserter with possible Talibani leanings (oops). 4. WH forgets to tell Congress (oops. 5. WH frees five top terrorists, allegedly transfers $5M into the enemy's bank account, and brings Bergdahl home.

I know Michelle Malkin cruises FR. You can't fire the CIA Chief of Station for disagreeing with the trade, but if you out him its the same thing, right?

Is there a functioning journalist out there that might possibly tie all of this together for us?


TOPICS: Front Page News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: afghanistan; bengdahltruthfile; bergdahl; bergdahltruthfile; bobbergdahl; bowebergdahl; ciachief; conspiracy; deserter; gitmo; obama; prisonerswap
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If this isn't impeachable, covering up for a bunch of burglars isn't.
1 posted on 06/04/2014 2:52:39 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs
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To: RinaseaofDs

Nixon didn’t do anything wrong. He was railroaded by a bunch of Marxist journalists like Woodward. Now they have their commie messiah and they are assisting in the cover-up.

Pray America wakes up


2 posted on 06/04/2014 2:56:51 PM PDT by bray (Palin 2016)
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To: RinaseaofDs

I agree that the timing of the events certainly suggests that they are connected.


3 posted on 06/04/2014 2:56:52 PM PDT by NEMDF
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To: RinaseaofDs

I figure Obama let the 5 terrorists hitch a ride with him to Afghanistan on Air Force One.


4 posted on 06/04/2014 2:57:14 PM PDT by mass55th (Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
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To: RinaseaofDs

I agree that it is all connected. From what I read, the CIA station chief was against this trade...


5 posted on 06/04/2014 2:57:33 PM PDT by leapfrog0202 ("the American presidency is not supposed to be a journey of personal discovery" Sarah Palin)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Did they give the 5 War Criminals $5,000, or $5,000,000? What was their “severance pay” from Gitmo?


6 posted on 06/04/2014 2:59:41 PM PDT by 2harddrive
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To: leapfrog0202

Plus, the next station chief knows he can be hung out to dry at any second with this bunch. Great for morale and effectiveness. Mission accomplished.


7 posted on 06/04/2014 3:01:34 PM PDT by AdSimp
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To: NEMDF; RinaseaofDs

I’m with you on this. Proving it to the American sheeple will be so much harder.


8 posted on 06/04/2014 3:02:16 PM PDT by FamiliarFace
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To: RinaseaofDs
1. Obama goes to Afghanistan on a surprise visit.

2. CIA Station Chief is outed (oops).

3. A deal is made for a known deserter they didn't know was a deserter with possible Talibani leanings (oops).

4. WH forgets to tell Congress (oops).

5. WH frees five top terrorists, allegedly transfers $5M into the enemy's bank account, and brings Bergdahl home. ALL of them together are mere coincidences? Only a total IDIOT would believe that.

9 posted on 06/04/2014 3:02:43 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: RinaseaofDs

Bump!


10 posted on 06/04/2014 3:02:56 PM PDT by painter ( Isaiah: “Woe to those who call evil good and good evil,")
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To: RinaseaofDs
I think the only link may be the democrats were terrified of the CIA outing getting more attention so they did the trade now to take the spotlight off it.

Remember, if the CIA outing got more attention, Plame would have to be dragged into the discussion. Obama doesn't want to risk it being known that the Plame thing was a big nothing and Cheney had NOTHING to do with it after all. That would be very damaging for the liar Dems.

11 posted on 06/04/2014 3:03:11 PM PDT by what's up (sun)
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To: bray

Technically, Nixon lied that he did NOT know of the break in. He knew and admitted such later.

Of course the break in was to:

1) Prove that the DNC was laundering money for the Teamsters Union
2) That the DNC was running a prostitution ring from the office (John Dean’s future wife was running it...)

The ‘Burglars’ found the proof, hence the misdirection...

Most do not know the latter, and there is the Mike Mansfield ‘helping’ to keep LBJ’s crimes undercover...


12 posted on 06/04/2014 3:03:48 PM PDT by BBB333 (Q: Which is grammatically correct? Joe Biden IS or Joe Biden ARE an idiot?)
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To: RinaseaofDs

If the COS was a Brennan pick, then he was probably quite all jiggy with this whole deal and his outing was a stupid mistake

It is who accompanied obama to Bagram, what they carried with them and who obama met with at Bagram that could be interesting

If someone carried a big suitcase full of cash bribe to al Haqqani, on Air Force One, using diplomatic pouch, to seal this deal

and IF Brennan’s bullyboys arranged for obama to meet the head goat-raper personally to slurp sweet mint tea, bow, maybe recite a few verses of koran together, and sign away the honor of the US - in person - then the story gets better (or worse)


13 posted on 06/04/2014 3:04:12 PM PDT by silverleaf (Age takes a toll: Please have exact change)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Wow! great observation! This Bergdahl swap stinks to high heaven, but I haven’t heard anything about the VA scandal in days...hmmm?


14 posted on 06/04/2014 3:06:15 PM PDT by sirchtruth (Freedom is not free.)
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To: RinaseaofDs
You can't fire the CIA Chief of Station for disagreeing with the trade, but if you out him its the same thing, right?

Not quite the same. A fired CIA chief loses his job; an outdated CIA chief could very well lose his life.

15 posted on 06/04/2014 3:09:44 PM PDT by kevao (Biblical Jesus: Give your money to the poor. Socialist Jesus: Give your neighbor's money to the poor)
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To: BBB333

“Nixon lied that he did NOT know of the break in.”

He didn’t know about it before it happened, only after (hence the cover-up).


16 posted on 06/04/2014 3:09:57 PM PDT by Hulka
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To: mass55th
I figure Obama let the 5 terrorists hitch a ride with him to Afghanistan on Air Force One.

Gotta give kudos to the guy... always trying to save us taxpayers a few bucks!

17 posted on 06/04/2014 3:10:09 PM PDT by C210N (When people fear government there is tyranny; when government fears people there is liberty)
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To: Nachum

for the list?


18 posted on 06/04/2014 3:10:49 PM PDT by a fool in paradise (The new witchhunt: "Do you NOW, . . . or have you EVER , . . supported traditional marriage?")
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To: RinaseaofDs

Bump


19 posted on 06/04/2014 3:12:14 PM PDT by bill1952 (taxes don't hurt the rich, they keep YOU from becoming rich.)
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To: RinaseaofDs
allegedly transfers $5M into the enemy's bank account

I missed that. Anybody have a link?

20 posted on 06/04/2014 3:14:45 PM PDT by BykrBayb (Wagglebee, welcome home we missed you! ~ Þ)
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To: RinaseaofDs
Please get this straight: impeachment articles weren't drawn up against Nixon for the burglary.

They were drawn up because he kept Whittaker Chambers out of prison, and embarrassed the Washington Post and other liberal icons in the process.

21 posted on 06/04/2014 3:14:50 PM PDT by FredZarguna (Das ist nicht nur nicht richtig, es ist nicht einmal falsch!)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Obama will never be impeached. Realize that now. Washington is a cesspool with very, very few good guys.


22 posted on 06/04/2014 3:15:24 PM PDT by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: gaijin

Much more likely:

This swap plan was super iffy.

The nightstalker and all of Obama’s other whacko lefty lickspittles at the very top of DC LOVED the idea, and every time they bounced it off of someone in DC with practical FIELD EXPERIENCE they got HORRIBLE feedback:

“You guys are freaking nuts, this would be a boondoggle we’re trading bullion for poop…”

The Regime decide they need the impression from their top man in Kabul and for security reasons they fly there to have a powwow in person —he blanches and LOATHES the swap plan, and he screams exactly that in so few words.

He won’t stop screaming it.

They compromise the KabulScreamer via the GollyWhoopsEmbarrassingSlipUp route and he’s PNG’ed from the ‘Stan:

Their top guy has to leave Afghanistan, but The Regime has succeeded in getting rid of a prominent obstacle.

The proceed with the Swap From Hell, and, Presto..!

Everyone in the military hates it, and everyone walking down Main Street, USA.


23 posted on 06/04/2014 3:17:01 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: BBB333
All true, but that is not why Nixon had articles of impeachment drawn up against him.

The real reason is at post #21.

24 posted on 06/04/2014 3:19:46 PM PDT by FredZarguna (Das ist nicht nur nicht richtig, es ist nicht einmal falsch!)
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To: RinaseaofDs

I agree with all but number 3. I think they knew both.


25 posted on 06/04/2014 3:23:45 PM PDT by IYAS9YAS (Has anyone seen my tagline? It was here yesterday. I seem to have misplaced it.)
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To: RinaseaofDs

You are missing one more important detail(#6?): John Brennan, Director of the CIA is muslim.


26 posted on 06/04/2014 3:27:05 PM PDT by Duke of Milan
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To: gaijin

Here’s why I think there’s something else to it:

It’s not a swap.

Bergdahl was likely training the Taliban in US tactics and methods. There seems to be plenty of evidence of that. One big piece of evidence is that he’s alive. That’s apparently a first.

It’s not a swap. It’s something like what FDR did with the Brits in WWII with the ‘Lend-Lease’ thing:

1. You give us a US ‘prisoner’.
2. I’ll give you back your top 5 guys.
3. I’ll give you cash.

The ‘prisoner’s’ last act of treason is to agree to be swapped. Even Bergdahl’s dad has apparently gone Islam. Bergdahl comes home a free man. No court martial, $300K in back pay, and a promotion.

As I type this I don’t, maybe can’t, believe it. One thing I DEFINITELY don’t believe is that Obama is stupid. They aren’t. He won in 2012. Sorry, but you can’t be stupid, have the record he did in his first admin and win.

As such, a journalist needs to look at this.

This was not a swap. I don’t think it was a swap.


27 posted on 06/04/2014 3:27:25 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: gaijin

ADD: Insulting address to West Point Cadets as they become Global Warming Warriors.

1. Obama goes to Afghanistan on a surprise visit.

ADD: Karzai refuses to meet with him.

2. CIA Station Chief is outed (oops).

3. A deal is made for a known deserter they didn’t know was a deserter with possible Talibani leanings (oops).

4. WH forgets to tell Congress (oops).

ADD: Rose Garden Islamic Dedication Ceremony

5. WH frees five top terrorists, allegedly transfers $5M into the enemy’s bank account, and brings Bergdahl home. ALL of them together are mere coincidences? Only a total IDIOT would believe that.


28 posted on 06/04/2014 3:30:42 PM PDT by OwenKellogg (Fundamental transformation leads to ... you don't want to go there, buddy.)
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To: Duke of Milan

“John Brennan, Director of the CIA is muslim.”

NO!

I had NO CLUE. You talk about a dysfunctional press in this country. . .

I had no idea. Seriously. The Director of our clandestine force is muslim.

See, I just posted that I didn’t believe that this was a swap.

The Taliban doesn’t take prisoners. This guy defected and trained them, and they engineered this as a ruse for springing their top five guys, plus gave them cash.

Bergdahl gets paid too. $300K.

When I wrote all of that, I didn’t believe it, but its the only thing that explains why this guy Bergdahl is still alive.

Brennan is a muslim?


29 posted on 06/04/2014 3:31:54 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: AdSimp

Plus, the next station chief knows he can be hung out to dry at any second with this bunch. Great for morale and effectiveness. Mission accomplished.”””

Correction:

ANY station chief.......


30 posted on 06/04/2014 3:32:49 PM PDT by ridesthemiles
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To: RinaseaofDs

Add this to your timeline.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3160118/posts

Karzai refuses to meet Obama at Bagram air base. 25 May 2014.

That would be the surprise visit for the troops of which Karzai was unaware.

Bet that’s when Obama informed Karzai of the swap. Not hard to gauge Karzai’s first reaction. Wonder how many $$$$ had to be transferred to K’s account.


31 posted on 06/04/2014 3:35:00 PM PDT by Covenantor ("Men are ruled...by liars who refuse them news, and by fools who cannot govern." Chesterton)
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To: mass55th

Agree! That was the first thing that came to mind when I heard about the “coincidence”.


32 posted on 06/04/2014 3:35:13 PM PDT by X-spurt (CRUZ missile - armed and ready.)
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To: Covenantor

Both Al Qaeda and the Taliban have tried to kill Karzai in the past. Talk about a thumb in Karzai’s eye.

It’s not clear to me Karzai knows why he’s coming. When I heard he refused to meet with Obama, I just chalked that up to world leaders knowing meeting with the US President doesn’t buy much anymore.

I actually chuckled when I heard it.


33 posted on 06/04/2014 3:38:32 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: kevao

“an outdated CIA chief could very well lose his life.”

Not just the chief can loose his life, everyone he associated with can also loose their lives.

I’ve heard someone say the number of peoples lives now at risk is at least in the dozens and their families lives are also at risk now.


34 posted on 06/04/2014 3:39:57 PM PDT by IMR 4350
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To: X-spurt

No coincidences with this WH.


35 posted on 06/04/2014 3:42:37 PM PDT by Jane Long ("And when thou saidst, Seek ye my face; my heart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek")
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To: IMR 4350

This still fits.

You fire the station chief, people ask why. He gets outed, then he did something to really hack off somebody with juice. The admin outs him.

We don’t know anything at this point. It just seems like the press is trying to whack up all of the events to make it look like they are mutually exclusive.


36 posted on 06/04/2014 3:42:55 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Wikipedia does not have it, and after just checking, it is still considered unconfirmed. I thought it was more solid. I’ll have to keep looking.


37 posted on 06/04/2014 3:43:30 PM PDT by Duke of Milan
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To: RinaseaofDs

I want to know what was so urgent it needed him to fly over there when each of those could have been handled over the phone or by an underling.


38 posted on 06/04/2014 3:44:16 PM PDT by bgill
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To: RinaseaofDs

“If this isn’t impeachable...”

...and if this isn’t treason...

Both would be the case if the GOP had gonads and if there were a handful of honest to goodness real Americans among the Democrats in the Senate.

And there is only one fitting punishment for treason in time of war...


39 posted on 06/04/2014 3:46:12 PM PDT by GGpaX4DumpedTea (I am a Tea Party descendant...steeped in the Constitutional Republic given to us by the Founders)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Having some low-level admin geek leak the Chief’s name would be the perfect way to get this guy on the next plane home. They’d ship him out and send his stuff back next week.

Obama doesn’t have to answer questions about why he had him fired. Get’s around that immediately and makes sure the guy stays quiet and under the radar, just to protect his family.


40 posted on 06/04/2014 3:46:17 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: RinaseaofDs
You might want to add to your list :

Bob Bergdahl's recitation of the bismillah in
the Rose Garden was a victory lap to celebrate
the defeat of America by Al-Queda.

There are videos of BHO smiling in agreement.


41 posted on 06/04/2014 3:47:25 PM PDT by Uriel-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your teaching is my delight.)
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To: OwenKellogg

I wouldn’t doubt if Michael Hastings’ murder was connected to this case considering it was his last story.


42 posted on 06/04/2014 3:48:08 PM PDT by newfreep
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To: Uri’el-2012

I had heard a rumor about that, but if its true then again, you write all these things out in a list and it doesn’t look like a series of gaffes.

It looks like diplomacy.


43 posted on 06/04/2014 3:49:18 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (.)
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To: RinaseaofDs

Bump


44 posted on 06/04/2014 3:49:20 PM PDT by fatima (Free Hugs Today :))
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To: Jane Long

Oh, such as tangled web they weave.

I am more convinced than ever that this WhiteyHut whole House of Cards is about to fall asunder.

Anyone know who gets control when the Administration falls apart to the point of non-operational? Boner? Won’t be Plugs, he’ll be in hiding.


45 posted on 06/04/2014 3:51:09 PM PDT by X-spurt (CRUZ missile - armed and ready.)
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To: silverleaf
It is who accompanied obama to Bagram, what they carried with them and who obama met with at Bagram that could be interesting

That's what I've been asking. Thing is the $ didn't need him along and any extra special passenger wouldn't have need him along. It comes down to who he HAD to meet face to face without the NSA snooping in and that person/s couldn't be witnessed coming into the country or any whisper of seeking an audience. Whomever he was wheeling and dealing with had to be met outside US borders. With that, it's obvious it wasn't to benefit the US.

46 posted on 06/04/2014 3:54:14 PM PDT by bgill
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To: RinaseaofDs

5 terrorists “pre-released” to Qatar for a year. Qatar (Sunni) the major impetus behind the funding, logistics and training of Syria rebels. Was the Obama (Sunni) administration thinking they could program these five during their opulent stay in Qatar to recruit Afghani’s to the Syrian fight? Just curious? Would the future Taliban in Syria be are “friends” like Al Qaeda in Syria and Libya are?

Oh the friends we’ve made under Obama. With friends like these, who needs enemies?


47 posted on 06/04/2014 3:56:30 PM PDT by Fitzy_888 ("ownership society")
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To: AdSimp

THE replacement will be an ass kisser with nothing to fear


48 posted on 06/04/2014 3:56:52 PM PDT by Thibodeaux
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To: RinaseaofDs
It looks like diplomacy.

Of cause it is. /s

49 posted on 06/04/2014 3:57:47 PM PDT by Uriel-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your teaching is my delight.)
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To: RinaseaofDs

A friend of mine son just got sent back to Afghanistan a few weeks ago.

He’s in the Air Force.

Before he left he received extensive training for escaping being held hostage, training far beyond anything he had received before. Escaping handcuffs, zip ties, one room buildings, etc.

Someone knew months ago something was coming down over there opening the door for hostage taking.

This has opened the door for hostage taking, before prisoners were just killed.


50 posted on 06/04/2014 3:58:29 PM PDT by IMR 4350
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