Gov. Palin: Kudos to Richard Engel for his excellent special with Lieutenant General Barbero
Posted by Dr. Fay on November 15, 2014
Posted on Governor Palin’s Facebook page last night:
Kudos to Richard Engel for his excellent special with Lieutenant General Michael Barbero (ret.) about why we should have kept a residual force on the ground in Iraq to prevent a situation like the rise of ISIS. Barbero candidly admits that our military made the wrong assessment in believing Iraqi forces could take over for us when we withdrew. He explains that they had to believe it at the time because “it was stated policy” – in other words the Obama administration’s policy trumped the reality on the ground, and the result of this political shortsightedness has been the disastrous rise of ISIS. Check out this short video from Engel’s report. It’s great to see another network join the excellent reporting that FOX News has been doing all along on this topic.
– Sarah Palin———————–Barbero: US miscalculated response to ISISVideo on msnbc.com: Lieutenant General Michael Barbero explains to Richard Engel why he believes U.S. forces should have remained on the ground to train and advise the Iraqi Army more effectively, which would have better prepared them for…%d bloggers like this: