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Wallace also questioned O’Brien on Trump’s claims that Congress’s Gang of Eight was not briefed before the killing of Soleimani because House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) would have leaked it to the media, asking him if there had ever been a case of congressional Democrats leaking sensitive national security information to the press.
Back in 2015 Israel was reportedly on the verge of killing Qassem Soleimani, the commander of the Iranian Quds Force but the Obama administration warned Iran of the imminent attack.
originally posted by: ignorant_ape
a reply to: fringeofthefringe
pathetic bait n switch is pathetic
given your thread premise " lies by ommission "
the irony is ironic
The point was the media failed to mention that in 2015 the Obama administration tipped off Iran regarding a mission to take out General Soleimani by Israel.
That fact coupled with the question Chris Wallace asked O'brien insinuating that there was no basis to think that a democrat would leak
Current members of the Gang of Eight on Intelligence are Rep. Adam Schiff, Rep. Devin Nunes, Sen. Richard Burr, Sen. Mark Warner, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Sen. Mitch McConnell, and Sen. Chuck Schumer.