Obama Throws a Khattalah Bone

In response to the announcement about the apprehension of Ahmed Abu Khatallah in Libya, President Obama boasted:   With this operation, the United States has once again demonstrated that we will do whatever it takes to see that justice is done when people harm Americans. We will continue our efforts to bring to justice those who were responsible for the Benghazi attacks. We will remain vigilant against all acts of terrorism, and we will continue to prioritize the protection of our service-members and civilians overseas[.] I admit, it is a good thing that Khatallah is in U.S. custody, and thanks go to our servicemen and the intelligence community for a job well done – albeit way behind the eight ball, considering that this man has been in plain view since the September 11, 2012 attack.  And what about the others responsible for the Benghazi attack?  Are they being pursued, or is this just a bone the administration is throwing at us to get us off the...(Read Full Post)