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We're done how Leo I'm fine serve so when did you find out about those.
But an hour and a half before the president spoke the White House Cuomo after Mike Leiter head of the National Counterterrorism Center called -- -- the president is gonna speak.
And told me that bin Laden have been killed I was a great moment I lost you know many constituents on September 11.
But -- that many close friends so to me you actually get a few seconds -- -- -- to be out with it always is.
There was this feeling that we make that -- get bin Laden.
Was maybe too much to hope for so it was really great feeling and Hillary clearer -- -- -- Obama tremendous credit for the as the -- had to do as commander in chief.
That was not an easy decision to make.
Source of he would.
If that had not been bin Laden if civilians have been killed you commit to -- we're saying around the world so I give him credit for pursuing this especially the type of attacks that -- -- carry out in that border area and even of Pakistan if he has -- Blunt talker -- -- -- earlier of this morning there is an unfortunate that a sentiment embraced by.
Segment of our people our -- comfortable throughout the world.
But the president not only was jailed Muslim or -- Muslim sympathizer terrorists some some some -- -- are.
But what you pull a trigger on something like to -- Whatever -- that -- -- to roast on.
It doesn't mean I've had some.
Obvious differences with President Obama hard on Guantanamo on -- 9/11 trials I've never question his commitment.
As far as Afghanistan -- terrorism is concerned in fact I have supporters policies in Afghanistan I've been there.
And I think a number of his policies.
Really -- continuing to spend -- President Bush did.
And he's -- again the context of American.
Foreign policy -- given great credit -- I think here it's wrong just the way the left try to demonize President Bush.
I think conservatives Republicans look bad.
And they don't let them help themselves -- the country when they make -- chief -- -- attacks on President Obama -- nor anybody in congress nominee.
All I -- on the information that is operation was eminent -- No -- the general -- security committee of on the intelligence committee I I certainly was not -- and they had no.
Where it so often that there's a possible lead he has a -- believe that.
Several about a month or so ago you had people in the intelligence community the highest ranking People's Bank that they really had no idea.
Where error Osama bin Laden was now having said that it's possible let the chairman of the intelligence committee of the house and -- they may have been told -- the speaker mavens know.
I don't know what I you know I certainly -- and by the way.
If -- out that they did tell me doesn't bother me at all what is so people know about these things about a.
What does this say about our lesson from Pakistan -- This clearances -- barrels going on.
-- you know you have to think that we've had a very difficult relationship with them especially in the last several years and actually go back before that back in 1998.
When the Bill Clinton attempted -- -- kill bin Laden with the missile strike.
It was the a Pakistani intelligence who -- and lot at all.
They've obviously there's people in their government playing both sides against the middle over the last several years so this is a sensitive relationship.
Westside may have been a turning point -- -- they realized what we can do and willing to do it.
Why don't watch any -- on undermined whatever president.
Obama is doing with with the pakistanis.
But obviously in the past this relationship.
There's nothing good to talk to me figure out how bin Laden could have been in that location without pakistanis know about it -- get -- -- -- -- -- that.
This is a victory and I don't want to -- to upset what the president might be doing was -- Daria and the pakistanis.
-- some of -- -- and better dead than alive.
Well obviously if we capture him alive would have been -- veteran wanted him what I've why would it have been better.
Because -- interrogated GM -- information out.
And -- to me is the the president having said that.
We have them do it we got the body we kill them we kill women battle wasn't just a a random -- that happened ahead of that they do not read the wrong place the wrong time.
It was -- skillfully planned US military operation he was killed.
We we have approved -- it as a as a tremendous tremendous victory.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Unbelievable and yourself but Aaron reverend -- flat.
On a more serious note what do you expect in terms of retaliation is an -- on oral.
-- we have to assume that al-Qaeda is going to try to retaliate as quickly.
As legally is possible they realize what a propaganda defeat this was for them.
That they have to salvage whatever dignity or are they -- as quickly as possible.
So I can assure you that all of our intelligence agencies here and he talked the NYPD.
National police suffered -- The FBI the joint terrorism task force all -- working together.
Looking for any strand of intelligence that's an indication of either attack from overseas or a year and attacked by -- homegrown terrorist radicalized here in this country.
Initially woman won and were talking to concentrate -- -- international import them.
Element such initially -- went into Afghanistan was to find Osama bin Laden's followers founded can -- better now.
No because -- -- even though al-Qaeda is going to be weekend and even -- will be.
I think internal rivalries within al-Qaeda for the next several weeks between the various ethnic groups egyptians the -- the Libyans etc.
Still -- Qaeda is a force.
And we should pull out too quickly they will get out of that sanctuary.
I was -- what happened on September 11 we have to worry about sanctuaries in Afghanistan and also in in Yemen.
Is that tough -- doesn't go world.
The -- we don't want any good because Korea Afghanistan we -- -- running Afghanistan.
Well we won't do what have in this situation al-Qaeda is not a position to come back and I'll do what I -- done yet.
Are people who are gonna want to -- front.
Yeah I and I assume that the government has made better than that -- as far as getting photos as far as.
The there before he was dropped into the -- Everything had to be done because you know this conspiracy theorists who.
Of the few years -- ocean Hitler was still walking round Argentina.
So you can't allow that's a lot of the people -- You know said that the FBI blow up you know the Twin Towers and all that -- and so now you have we have it ready for that I'm assuming.
And I have no reason -- -- that the CIA and the military people have all of the documented evidence to show.
That this evil person is dead once and for all.
Potentially of premature but there are.
Significant political implications to all -- -- there.
You -- domestic political battle for the approaching giant hamburger -- -- different not a.
Yeah and I was -- that this was a victory.
The American people and President Obama as our commander in chief carried out yeah whatever.
Whatever credit he gets what he deserves America not gonna go mutual partisan -- -- well I'm not trying to Georgia and a moment.
I don't know I wasn't trying to -- and -- thing.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- What -- was tried to do.
Wanted to get an overview of there are significant political implications are wasn't obvious trying to -- service this morning and -- kingdoms are intelligent -- below one.
Now the united it was in the -- average Turk I think you're chart that's why we love each other now but anyway having said that -- All things are very seriously yes I'll going to be political benefit the president from this.
He deserves it if this had gone wrong he -- been hurt very bad politically if it goes right he should get the benefit of it that that I have no problem that he deserves it.
And we can debate other issues but no one in.
And our country and all party should debate -- question what the president did he did the right thing.
He did it brilliantly they deserve all credit for.
Now army were so -- -- bit of a lot of work and a and an American educated comment all -- country -- on the percentages say the White House correspondent general ordered there or Saturday nine.
No I was there I was actually -- back back in New York serving my constituents -- -- -- Getting -- drug and I was -- that dot I stopped watching those shows differ about.
-- was ten or twelve years ago when that you spoke I guess and TV and had a radio broadcasters and after that it's been all downhill that was the apex I was.
That was like your Moses on the mountain -- as well.
I was a bit down from both -- -- -- self Barr's own drummer announced out of -- concentrate and thank you very much.
Apparently neurosurgeon that is a great day from our earlier and -- under -- and -- now.
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