Congressman: Embassy Attacks Appear Coordinated, Not Linked To Islam Film
12 Sep 2012

Rep. Louie Gohmert spoke with Breitbart News’ Larry O’Connor about the recent terrorist attacks on US Embassies in Egypt and Libya and the administration’s attempt to link the attacks to an anti-Islam film.


Related: Said al-Shihri death a serious blow to al-Qaeda

This is not the first time that al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula’s number two has been reported killed in an air strike in Yemen.

If confirmed, it will be a serious, though not fatal, blow to the group.

Yemeni government sources say the Saudi national, Said al-Shihri, was killed along with several other militants in an air strike on his vehicle in a remote valley in the eastern region of Hadramawt.

There are conflicting reports as to whether this was conducted by the Yemeni air force or, far more likely, by missiles fired from an unmanned Reaper drone operated by the US Central Intelligence Agency…

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Update: Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Of Staff Calls Pastor Terry Jones Asking Him To Disavow Mohammed Film…

Via Al Arabia: The U.S. military’s top officer has urged a controversial Christian pastor to disavow a film that has ignited violent protests over its portrayal of the Islamic faith, a spokesman said Wednesday. A day after a deadly assault on the U.S. consulate in the Libyan city of Benghazi possibly sparked by the movie…

CAJ note: Just when you thought the day couldn’t bring any more outrage! A U.S. General, sworn to defend the U.S. Constitution, is telling a citizen to revoke his right to free speech? If this story is true, we suggest General Dempsey hitch up his skirts and resign. Let a man take over, Fella!

Updated: Anybody Who Thinks General Dempsey Went Rogue And Called Terry Jones Is Missing The Point

…People in uniform, even the JCS chair, take orders. There are just a couple links, albeit weak, in the chain of command above JCS chair.

Keep in mind that the party which ordered Dempsey to place that call

So, treating the JCS chair like a flunky continues to communicate to the Middle Eastern audience that the U.S. military is something of a joke, and need not be a concern. No doubt, the U.S. military karma is cosmically enhanced by all this, and the world will respect us more if our military image is less. . .combative…

On-scene photos: Gunfire, flames, tear gas reported as mobs return to embassy in Cairo

California Man Confirms Role in anti-Islam Film

The search for those behind the provocative, anti-Muslim film that triggered mobs in Egypt and Libya led Wednesday to a California Coptic Christian convicted of financial crimes who acknowledged his role…

Update 2: Follow Me: Will The US Embassy Attacks Be Used Against Our First Amendment Rights?

Remember way back when Rahm Emanuel, and others, said you can’t let a crisis go to waste? In 2009 the U.S. and Egypt co-sponsored the free speech restrictions in the Human Rights Council…

Update 3: Consultant On Anti-Muslim Film: ‘I Couldn’t Have Done Better Job’

Steve Klein, a consultant on “Innocence of Muslims,” the anti-Muslim YouTube video that has sparked international controversy, tells CBS News correspondent Bill Whitaker that he has no regrets for the violence the film triggered.

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