Because, for the millionth time, there was never any "either or". An extremist group used the chaos over the video as an opportunity to attack.
Based upon what they said in the hearings yesterday, the attack was not that organized
Because, for the millionth time, there was never any "either or". An extremist group used the chaos over the video as an opportunity to attack
That first attack created an opportunity for the second attack -- the one on the annex. Whether it was planned that way all along is not clear.
U.S. officials say the four-hour lull in the fighting gave the attackers time to bring in more firepower in the form of mortars. They fired five rounds: the first two missed, while the next three hit.
Accurate mortar fire doesn't just happen. It absolutely doesn't just happen. Doesn't happen.
1 - MOVING an 82mm mortar and ammunition
2 - EMPLACING
3 - SIGHTING
4 - RANGING
5 - FIRING
6 - ADJUSTING (they walked the fire on the target, something any 6 year old can do.)
Too many people on this board get their understanding of crew served weapons from movies or Call of Duty. They simply do not understand the amount of time and effort go into simply; 1 - MOVING an 82mm mortar and ammunition 2 - EMPLACING 3 - SIGHTING 4 - RANGING 5 - FIRING
Decatur mentions they only had five rounds. Pretty good shooting if they managed to get a round on target by the third round. Changing charge and/or angle. Seems they may have done it once or twice. Just saying.
Legit question: How complicated is it? i.e. 4 hours? pre-placed?
I finished it off by introducing him to my son E-2 who is a year older than he is, told him just cuz the knees go doesn't mean the dog can't hunt!
Watergate = Files were stolen for an election, then a Pesident lied and covered up knowledge of the plan.
Benghazi= What's know so far. Ambassador Steven's
request more protection. None was given.
An attack kills Steven's and 3 others.
The Libayan President says it is "Poposterous to think attack was a Spontanieous Protest" before Susan Rice continued claims that was the case.
President Obama and Secretary Clinton issues an apology for a Youtube video insulting Muslims.
Arrest made on the person responsible for making video. Chaged with using a aliases while on probation.
President later claims he identified attack as "Terrorist attack.
Ground forces claim they were ordered 3 times to "Stand Down" after they requested permission to take action to save the American Citizens under attack.
Clinton refuses to testify due to more pressing issues than a death of an American Ambassador, in Austria.
Sudden release of information on Petraeus, taking him from American Hero to discredited,untrust worthy, ax grinder.