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-- -- -- outrageous story I'm sure you're all familiar with Dakota Meyer Marine Corps bullies the only living Marines who have been awarded the medal of honor since Vietnam of course for his heroism in Afghanistan will he really and he writes in his book didn't do it alone he had a translator and I threatened translator with him who's.
-- so that he could protect his life goes by the name of Hafez we don't know -- real me.
C -- he has been -- he has been living there and trying to get to the United States.
And he has not been able to get to the United States he's been fighting for -- -- and the Obama administration apparently has been delaying this -- for him for a long time on his fighting for his life you know.
And we should be clear that translator though he was doesn't fully capture his role we spoke to being -- -- former Marine Corps officer himself.
Yesterday and it in a defense official Reagan administration who pointed out that offense has.
Picked up a rifle and killed a number of Taliban in at least one firefight.
Those actions put his life ingrained -- helped pull out American that's that's exactly right risked his life on behalf of Americans including Dakota Meyer.
This fact as well known to the Taliban in Afghanistan and so to remain in the country puts his life in great -- also this is this a life or death question immigrant right.
And -- a sad if we don't get him out he will be killed.
-- to Foss has applied for a visa.
Four years ago this happened and four years ago he -- and it still on hold at this point yet critics say the -- -- to slow walking these these applications and meanwhile trying to get amnesty of course in the immigration bill and those coming across our southern borders.
We as Tucker -- we spoke to -- west yesterday on FOX & Friends and here is his perspective this.
Congress has put aside 5000.
Slots for these men -- risked their lives for us.
And the State Department has allowed only about 200 of the 5000 -- -- because they're afraid to death -- just.
State bombing just a bunch of bureaucrats sitting on their -- And they won't allow the generals in.
Afghanistan who have approved.
These interpreted -- they -- allow him to command to the United States it's a shame.
And look just because nobody is calling.
In public anywhere for wholesale immigration from any of these war -- from Iraq or Afghanistan.
Or even from Pakistan.
And yet there are residents all those countries who really helped the United States in important ways and restore lives to do so including.
The Pakistani physician who famously helped US forces find Osama bin Laden and was promptly imprisoned by Pakistani authorities in the face of that this administration sat idle.
Did basically nothing had to get him sprung so.
There is a contract that we make an informal contract between the people will help us in other countries.
And the United States and we are in -- -- -- cases falling down and not upholding our -- it's shameful.
Tim Mayer said he said it right here on fox and he says it in his new book that look I couldn't have gotten out of this firefight without his help he helped me carry guys out.
He helped me save American lives.
And to turn our backs on them we know where he's living.
We know where he could be protected we know we could swoop and get this guy out of there and help him and get him to the United States why -- -- being slow -- is beyond me.
It says that I'm reading this article now says that they signed off on the application general did Jennifer and general Don -- Then it was green lighted by the US embassy officials in Kabul and in the application was sent to the US state department's visa department for vetting according -- -- -- the person you read this article and it's remained there ever cents you know it's.
Listen I I know that the that president gets a lot of criticism for taking vacation for -- off and you know anyone who has a job needs vacation needs -- I don't understand how.
When someone's life is on the line who has helped Americans how you can go on vacation without going and Ali asked to do is probably make a few phone calls.
And get this guy to come to America -- -- -- be safe.
He saved the lives of so many individuals men women Brothers sisters sons daughters families are getting their loved ones back but I don't understand how.
Our administration can go on vacation when individuals lives or -- well meant memo to Afghan translators if you wanna come to the United States just.
Fly to Mexico and walk over like everybody else we will -- eleven million people do that right every year what does that how you feel about this friends at foxnews.com to find us on Twitter as well -- Weekend.
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