White House, Pentagon trade accusations about rescue failure

White House and Pentagon officials are trading accusations and shifting blame following two failed attempts to rescue Western hostages seized in Afghanistan last month. Amid the finger pointing, new details are leading Capitol Hill lawmakers to question what they call “White House micromanaging” of war operations.

The White House, the Pentagon and other involved officials agree that the following string of events occurred in August in Afghanistan, including several previously unreported details.

Obama was on vacay…

  • mauser 98

    related at Drudge..Colin Powell strikes back

  • GrimmCreeper

    Let take a look at the situation room photos, with Obama’s empty seat.

  • Taqiyya requires Obama to hide, and lie about, details when dealing with infidels.

    Just more proof of the Islamic Manchurian Candidate in the Whitehouse.

  • topposter

    So the whitehouse delayed long enough to get word to the captors that it was time to move the hostages. This is why they didn’t tell him about the Bin Laden raid until it was too late for him to do anything about it.

  • Slickfoot The Deplorable

    Obama is micromeddling

    • Clausewitz

      Because it worked so well for Johnson back during the Vietnam War.