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-- -- -- Nineteen US embassies across the Middle East remain closed due to chatter of an al-Qaeda terror threat but officials say.
It's still unclear about specifics of an attack.
Congressman Peter king of New York.
-- assumption is that it it's probably most likely happen in the Middle East.
Out of about one of the embassies but there's no guarantee that -- -- -- -- basically be durable -- the United States it -- be a series of combined attacks.
Great but has warning about terrorism now become a substitute for winning the war Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson junior joins us lie.
Glad we hope not -- but it it it appears to be sell.
And as an administration officials and kind of off the record comments well we're learning the lessons of being Ghazi.
Unless the bank does your fortification.
And provide military backed up for your State Department and CIA -- officials.
It's not to say all we told you there was gonna happen we -- you warning and then we pull the covers over our head and -- the shade down and closed our facilities.
I think any and it's difficult to second guess we don't have the information at the White House -- but has this become the new norm bin.
As a substitute for winning the war on terrorism.
For being ahead of these folks we now a -- gonna closes -- affiliation with close this facility this embassy this console.
What's next to be close the Washington monument.
Do we close national -- -- do we close.
If it in America we say well we're on we're on high alert.
Today yeah -- kind of defining this down in a way that says to the world.
We're not a superpower and more and we're a little bit afraid you know -- Peter excellent point I think a lot of people are disappointed because last year during the campaign we heard that bin Laden is dead and GM is alive.
That al-Qaeda has been decimated now we know that's not right it's absolutely wrong and in fact you know we did this a couple times I think we did did together.
We pointed towards.
The map of of of northern Africa and the Middle East where they were new.
And we know day after day there -- -- al-Qaeda strongholds Donald Trump talked about this massive.
Jailbreak trail where people are being released -- in in in the mideast it's a very tough situation we've got to stay strong as Americans.
We've got to continue their resolve I guess this is the best that we can do to protect their facilities and our employees at this time.
But it seems to be kind of a lack luster.
Strange way to do it.
Full staff and Henry the fourth -- discretion.
Is the better part of valor.
When does discretion.
And retreat become the same thing.
Excellent point I'm not happy about it stand by for that all right okay Peter thank you to see as far as I'm moving I.
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