And now the latest evidence coming in from Wikileaks states very clearly that bush failed to take aggressive action in Afghanistan when the whereabouts of bin Laden was known w/certainty. . .Agents in the Minneapolis FBI Office immediately confirm the information and seek permission to search by warning FBI Headquarters in over 60 emails and frantic telephone calls that "this is a guy who could fly into the World Trade Center." Although the 'Director of Central Intelligence' is briefed within days with a presentation titled "Islamic Extremist Learns to Fly", neither the FBI or CIA staff does anything until after 9/11.
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FYI, I am not taking sides, claiming that Democrats are better than Republicans at fighting terrorism. Clearly, Obama has is share of blunders.It said: 'Reportedly a high-level meeting was held where six suicide bombers were given orders for an operation in northern Afghanistan. These meetings take place once every month.'
According to the Guardian, which has received the documents, the report went on: 'The top four people in these meetings are Mullah Omar [the Taliban leader], Osama Bin Laden, Mullah Dadullah and Mullah [Baradar].'
If true, it could mean forces came close to having the opportunity to wipe out the senior leadership of the Afghan insurgency that has so far claimed the lives of 320 British soldiers.
Wikileaks reveals Osama Bin Laden was seen at village meetings | Mail Online
But the evidence to date is that Bush did not try to fight al Queda; he was merely obsessed w/his own agenda of invading Iraq and supposedly re-making the ME.