Tag Archive: Department of State

We’re sooo doomed.

It looks like the genius that replaced Billary at the State Department pointed out in a speech at UV that neither China nor Middle Eastern instability are as big of a threat to America as Congress is, and by Congress this moron really means those evil people that want government to live within its means:

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says the greatest challenge to U.S. foreign policy is not emerging

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The First Benghazi Report

I know that everyone is shocked shocked that the first independent report on the Benghazi debacle sharply criticized the State Department. Most of the criticism is expected: not enough guards, too much reliance on local militias, ignoring requests for safety upgrades, failure to coordinate between Diplomatic Security and Near Eastern Affairs. But what jumped out at me was this:

The panel blamed American intelligence officials for relying too much on specific warnings of imminent attacks,

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The Plot Thickens in Benghazi

Hmmm:

U.S. intelligence officials, speaking on a not-for-attribution basis, provided reporters Thursday with the most detailed explanation yet of the CIA’s presence in Benghazi, Libya, and the agency’s response to the Sept. 11, 2012, attack, while also identifying the two former Navy SEALs killed that night as being employed by the CIA.

But some news organizations, including the Associated Press, The New York Times and The Washington Post, already knew that the two former

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