Originally Posted by Xanathol
Why does it matter?! Obama seems to understand why it matters, for he and his were the ones to cover it up. He wanted to sell that the 'war on terror' was won, that he won it. Going into an election, if 'terrorists' attacked a diplomat, it would reflect poorly on him. Especially if it came to light that the CIA warned as far back as April and as recent as the day before the attack, that no help was sent and in fact, help denied.
This is just dumb. He has never said the 'war on terror' is over, and no one will ever say that. Who would ever think that? It takes one idiot to commit an act of terrorism. The "war" against it doesn't have an end point and its ridiculous to say anyone has claimed it has been won.