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White House Knew Benghazi Was a Terror Attack Even as It Claimed Otherwise

Even as the White House strove last week to move beyond questions about the Benghazi attacks of Tuesday, September 11, 2012, fresh evidence emerged that senior Obama administration officials knowingly misled the country about what had happened in the days following the assaults. The Weekly Standard has obtained a timeline briefed by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence detailing the heavy substantive revisions made to the CIA’s talking points, just six weeks before the 2012 presidential election, and additional information about why the changes were made and by whom.

As intelligence officials pieced together the puzzle of events unfolding in Libya, they concluded even before the assaults had ended that al Qaeda-linked terrorists were involved. Senior administration officials, however, sought to obscure the emerging picture and downplay the significance of attacks that killed a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans. The frantic process that produced the changes to the talking points took place over a 24-hour period just one day before Susan Rice, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, made her now-famous appearances on the Sunday television talk shows. The discussions involved senior officials from the State Department, the National Security Council, the CIA, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and the White House. 

(H/T Nazdrakke)

Source: Weekly Standard. Read full article. (link)

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    Wha? You mean it wasn't that "disgusting" video? What's the difference at this point whether they knew or not? We have to move forward; together. We didn't build that. It's all rigged god dammit!

    They always know. Just like I have a sneaking suspicion they knew who the two dolts in Boston.

  • jekesheraf06||

    up to I looked at the bank draft that said $5552, I be certain that my mom in-law truley making money parttime at there labtop.. there brothers friend has been doing this 4 only about 17 months and just now paid for the morgage on there mini mansion and got a great Volkswagen Golf GTI. read more at wow65.com
    (Go to site and open "Home" for details)

  • Nazdrakke||

    h/t w00t!

  • StackOfCoins||

    What difference, at this point, does it make?

  • PH2050||

    I really hope this sinks her presidential campaign ship.

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