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I -- continuing -- ambassador Bolton for o'clock we'll take some calls -- some entertainment at 45 after but for the next half our organ and do the lines.
-- you're taking keep in -- to you're talking about an election.
It is still too close to call and -- many people predicted that the first we need to timber.
We're also talking about a situation in Libya where the presence -- getting some pressure to have a press conference and answer some questions.
And we governor Romney decided not to engage him on this because he thought it would it would modeled his message to the American people which -- we the last debate to do so.
That might -- -- a lot of people's hope for tough questions on this -- Brian Williams and seemed to be asking them as he spent two days traveling the country together.
Kelly in Florida.
Kill your kill me -- -- Hello gentlemen thank you for a particular call.
-- -- they wouldn't bother me now a little bit this whole thing and we came out on the September or October 11.
-- and -- You -- you see Obama surging right now in my question I don't -- surging.
You know on September 11 and what happened and I like I could just go to bed and then -- and then the former commander.
Level that we're in court.
You know it at that point where you you you know troops in contact the players' standard and you know.
And -- what it is getting things done the same feeling that we all had.
But me and pentagon -- hit you remember I'm helping folks conveniently and still pick people -- So why is that's good point -- isn't why why are we using the -- that we've been attacked.
Let's go out there address -- people where is John Brennan will risk -- that's exactly what we should have been doing that's what's so confusing about the White House response it was so passive.
You know you hear these reports that there was a drone up observing the attack and that and they already saw the video it's fifty minutes long and -- that people sat there and watchable what what what what else they think this was Entertainment Tonight I mean they had dead they had possibilities of things they could do.
And they chose not to do them and and that.
Potentially left not only the people and bad guys he'd risk but it multiple diplomatic post around the region where this attack could have been replicated now things that -- Kelly I -- elitism ambassador.
You're in your post and they ask you to do with it -- for Susan Rice they go out there it's a spontaneous attack unify bookings -- -- Now you know it's not true.
Do you do it.
Well the what what one thing that dead that I think she obviously should have done is demand to know what the back -- ports.
Demand to know what the information was that that she was being given to go out there and talk about and you know -- have to speak for self fund that.
But there's -- doesn't seem to many evidence she got behind but if you don't get the the orders -- used billion -- -- the dry and you can see the writing on the wall.
Do you do do you not do it well it is -- it was like -- I don't feel comfortable.
Yeah I think that's the right answer I think that's a hard answer to give because the next alternative is to resign.
And so far it very interestingly within the administration at any level as far as I know nobody has resigned in protest over.
This wildly inaccurate line about the Mohammed video.
-- the utterly inadequate response at the at the time of the attack right when you win Mitt Romney was asked would you move removed Mubarak.
And he said yes what would ambassador Bolton says.
Well I would if I -- that's -- have to say I disagree on I think the Obama administration.
Made it worse even than that by having four different positions in the space of about thirty days.
What what we should do with Mubarak Mubarak was an ally he -- -- he upheld the Camp David accord for thirty years after the assassination of Anwar Sadat.
I'm not sure how much we could've done frankly or how much -- influence we had one where the other in keeping him in removing a map.
But I think loyalty is a virtue and if you don't want somebody who's an authoritarian figure on your side don't be loyal to him at the -- also think we have to play a role in allowing the election date who do we have enough leverage is a guys.
Would they get yet give him to have more than one party represented C have to push you back for six months would have been possible to have Mubarak have.
A softer landing -- last six months he's going to be moving out.
So that they'll be open elections right that was option three of the four different Obama positions -- -- Barrick stay through the end of the year and have the elections and and have a peaceful transition and that.
Option lasted about two or three days.
And it was that flip -- I think that -- hurt us more than anything else David in Los Angeles say David you're on with a bright she'll be an ambassador Bolton.
Good in all candor I'm sure regularly in my position you'll.
Stay in this in a way that -- the political.
Do you just say -- had to say David.
-- if you hold.
The Obama administration's special for you got to see logically you have all the Bush Administration responsible for 9/11.
-- -- -- -- The Social Security receive you people -- this happening in the Obama administration the same lack of care.
The lack of knowledge that response he actually exist in the -- and everybody in this country knows.
I think I think that's completely wrong then -- the fact is the fact is that that that there was no actionable intelligence of any sort.
About the kind of attack that occurred on 9/11 now.
There there is a valid argument as the 9/11 commission itself found.
That that reflects an eight a massive failure and -- intelligence capabilities.
And and that was the responsibility the bush administration for the eight months it was an office and the Clinton administration for the eight years it was an office before that and thank guys he's a completely different contact.
And I think -- you can also look at the -- responded I mean within that time -- much more confusion with jets in the year not known how many there were they stopped all air traffic.
They made sure that these were protected derivative -- they were able to track flight 93.
To find out what was happening with that there I think was amazing they were able to find out exactly who did -- -- 9/11.
But the president still looking for the guy who did -- with the attack on 9/11 twelve ambassador Bolton thanks so much and thanks and called David on the Los Angeles.
We got to come back it takes a more calls coming of.
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