Report: Egypt won’t let U.S. interrogate suspect linked to Benghazi

posted at 3:21 pm on February 22, 2013 by Allahpundit

Why would they? A few weeks ago, Morsi told a bunch of U.S. senators that Jews were controlling American media, whereupon they called a press conference and … promised to keep the foreign aid coming. Barring a surprise invasion of Israel, there’s virtually nothing he can do to alienate the America’s foreign-policy establishment, which is nervous about losing whatever shred of leverage it has with Islamists after the Arab Spring. You might see Rand Paul pound the table about this next week as part of his campaign to get American voters to rethink foreign aid generally, but that’s it.

Here’s the background on “Abu Ahmed” and his possible role in Benghazi from Tom Joscelyn of the Long War Journal and Weekly Standard. Ahmed wasn’t there shooting at Chris Stevens on the evening of 9/11 but he may have trained the guys who were. Just one question: Are we sure that O wants American interrogators grilling this guy? His drone policy gets all the attention but don’t forget that he’s very quietly continued the practice of rendition that liberals used to get upset about under Bush. It’s mentioned in the clip that Egyptian interrogators are interviewing Ahmed and relaying info to the U.S. Are they shielding him because he’s an Islamist or are they “extracting” information at the behest of their American colleagues? If you know how Egypt’s handled prisoners in the past, up to and including the very recent past, you’ll have a strong guess about the answer to that question.



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Obama is the de facto leader of the muzzie brothers.

He owns the Arab’Spring’.

Their plans proceed, apace: Egypt, Lybia, Africa, Iran, Syria and etc.

Name one people who are free/freer, due to Obama, I triple dare you. Pls. don’t name Burma, the union thugs and the Black Panthers. He has nothing to do with Burma and I know about the other two already.

Wake up world, or perish.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:24 PM

The Muslim Brotherhood will act as the DOJ representative. In exchange for more F-16s, of course.

We’ll get to the bottom of this.

OhEssYouCowboys on February 22, 2013 at 3:25 PM

I wonder if Obama sent over a few more F-16′s in exchange for them keeping the Benghazi guy under wraps?

portlandon on February 22, 2013 at 3:25 PM

Obama needs Hagel/Kerry/Biden, to make him appear smart.

In the process they enable the Islamists, right in front of your noses.

You deserve them, in full.

The once free land is now the most stupid, in the majority. In a relatively free society the stupid people always, always, always deserve the ones the voted for.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:26 PM

Hillary is as dumb at 3:00a.m. when the phone rings, as is Obama.

Alas, it’s all on purpose.

Kiss the US good bye. Rome lasted longer. Their destruction proceeds, apace.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:27 PM

Don’t you mean “Obama won’t let Egypt talk to US regarding Bengazi.”

WisRich on February 22, 2013 at 3:28 PM

Where are the survivors of Benghazi?

Goebbels has another orgasm in his grave. His ultimate dreams are realized by this admin.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:28 PM

Look, a few Americans have to be, uh, sacrificed, in order for the world, uh, to have, uh, peace in the, uh, Middle East. After all, uh, America is the catalyst for all of the, uh, ills of the world. And the, uh, Middle East is, uh, no exception.

- Barack Obamuh.

OhEssYouCowboys on February 22, 2013 at 3:29 PM

Goebbels has another orgasm in his grave. His ultimate dreams are realized by this admin.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:28 PM

Goebbels must be floating, by now, in the jiz of “truth.”

OhEssYouCowboys on February 22, 2013 at 3:30 PM

If you focus on the unnamed foot soldiers, it allows you to gutlessly weasel out on the big scary sensitive picture. As Humas puppet says, “what does it matter at this point?” America will try to pin point some tiny fringe group, unrepresentative of Islam, and ponder on a possible affiliation with the Al-Q bogey man.

Rinse and repeat until your defeat.

BL@KBIRD on February 22, 2013 at 3:32 PM

If we had an American loving president the penalty for this sort of behavior would be sixteen F-16s and 200 Abrams tanks.

antipc on February 22, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Don’t you mean “Obama won’t let Egypt talk to US regarding Bengazi.”

WisRich on February 22, 2013 at 3:28 PM

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Yes, but that doesn’t fit the “meme.” Now, shut-up and go away.

listens2glenn on February 22, 2013 at 3:34 PM

RINOs/NeoCon love their redistribution of wealth via our Foreign aid.

MoreLiberty on February 22, 2013 at 3:35 PM

So Egypt has adopted the same policy as the Obama administration on what happened at Benghazi and access to those who were there?

sharrukin on February 22, 2013 at 3:35 PM

…Egyptian interrogators are interviewing Ahmed and relaying info to the U.S. Are they shielding him because he’s an Islamist or are they “extracting” information at the behest of their American colleagues?

Both. Can’t have the infidels interrogating a Mohammedean, and can’t let the infidels have access to unfiltered information. But they can be as ruthless as they want to their own citizens.

Fenris on February 22, 2013 at 3:37 PM

I hope this is rendition in plain sight. I suspect it’s more lying and willful blindness on our part.

jclittlep on February 22, 2013 at 3:41 PM

It would be easy to interview the anti-Islam filmmaker since he is still in jail.

mwbri on February 22, 2013 at 3:41 PM

“What does it matter…?”

Seven Percent Solution on February 22, 2013 at 3:41 PM

Rand Paul is making more sense with each new day.

mwbri on February 22, 2013 at 3:42 PM

Report: Egypt won’t let U.S. interrogate suspect linked to Benghazi

Who’s the suspect? Hillary, Petraeus, Panetta or Obama himself?

VorDaj on February 22, 2013 at 3:43 PM

Well obviously the solution to this is to give Egypt an aircraft carrier task force. And maybe throw in a few nukes as well. Bet that would change their minds.

rbj on February 22, 2013 at 3:46 PM

Where are the survivors of Benghazi?

Goebbels has another orgasm in his grave. His ultimate dreams are realized by this admin.

Schadenfreude on February 22, 2013 at 3:28 PM

I never can think of Joseph Goebbels without losing my temper. To my mind Joseph Goebbels was nothing but a low, mean, premature Barack Obama.

VorDaj on February 22, 2013 at 3:47 PM

I wonder if Obama sent over a few more F-16′s in exchange for them keeping the Benghazi guy under wraps?

portlandon on February 22, 2013 at 3:25 PM

…I was just going to say we should reward them with more F-16′s, GIVE them some tanks…and GIVE them an Aircraft Carrier we can no longer afford to deploy!

KOOLAID2 on February 22, 2013 at 3:47 PM

Report: Egypt won’t let U.S. interrogate suspect linked to Benghazi

The pro-islamist American Socialist Superstate doesn’t want to talk to anyone about Benghazi, anyway – at this point what difference does it make? – so it all works out for the America-hating Indonesian and his retard junta. Barky the guy raised as a muslim in the largest muslim nation in the world gets his desired silence about Benghazi and his treasonous acts there while his islamist allies in Egypt get what they want, to look as if they are opposing the American Socialist Superstate and the Indonesian Emperor running it, when the reality is that both sides are happy as punch with the situation.

ThePrimordialOrderedPair on February 22, 2013 at 3:47 PM

First question of the Muslim Brotherhood interrogation:

Brother Mustapha, in what bank account should we put lots of American aid, for murdering those Americans?

[Note - this question has previoulsy been approved by Eric Holder and Hillary Clinton]

OhEssYouCowboys on February 22, 2013 at 3:48 PM

According to Obama and Hillary the suspect must be that video maker and they already have him in prison. Maybe it’s one of the actors in the video.

VorDaj on February 22, 2013 at 3:49 PM

Don’t worry, nothing to see here….

I’m sure maobama and Hagel will straighten this one out!

Be sure to call up Richard Shelby’s office and let that $@#@#$@$ have it for voting YES on Hagel!

He’s an embarrassment to the South!

As Rush said, I’m ashamed of my country!

LevinFan on February 22, 2013 at 3:54 PM

I wonder if Obama sent over a few more F-16′s in exchange for them keeping the Benghazi guy under wraps?

portlandon on February 22, 2013 at 3:25 PM

Morsi first asked for a few hundred drones, but Obama said he needed all of them and more to target his enemies in America. Morsi then asked for some of those 1.6 billion hollow points, but got the same answer. So it looks like it will be that aircraft carrier.

VorDaj on February 22, 2013 at 3:54 PM

America is simply not a serious country anymore. From foreign policy to the budget to the weak and groveling response to illegal immigration, America is no longer an adult society. What we’re seeing is the wheels coming off before the big crash.

Django on February 22, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Rand Paul is making more sense with each new day.

mwbri on February 22, 2013 at 3:42 PM

Yes he is.

For Potus I would say:

1. Palin – probably won’t run

2. Cruz – wish he would run.

3. Rand Paul – just hope he’s not as crazy as his daddy.

LevinFan on February 22, 2013 at 4:00 PM

It would be easy to interview the anti-Islam filmmaker since he is still in jail.

mwbri on February 22, 2013 at 3:41 PM

I know. They don’t need Egypt’s permission to interview the film maker! This is all just another hateful wingnut lie.

BoxHead1 on February 22, 2013 at 4:02 PM

Benghazi? What does it matter?

LOL, as if ‘we’ give a f*ck.

Midas on February 22, 2013 at 4:04 PM

America is simply not a serious country anymore. From foreign policy to the budget to the weak and groveling response to illegal immigration, America is no longer an adult society. What we’re seeing is the wheels coming off before the big crash.

Django on February 22, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Yep. If anyone ever wondered what that would look like from the inside, this is it.

Midas on February 22, 2013 at 4:06 PM

America is simply not a serious country anymore. From foreign policy to the budget to the weak and groveling response to illegal immigration, America is no longer an adult society. What we’re seeing is the wheels coming off before the big crash.

Django on February 22, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Yep…

“Mr. President! Mr. President!… Did you beat Tiger Woods?” – MSM

Seven Percent Solution on February 22, 2013 at 4:10 PM

From foreign policy to the budget to the weak and groveling response to illegal immigration, America is no longer an adult society. What we’re seeing is the wheels coming off before the big crash.

Yup. For decades many people have been indoctrinated by schools, media and the entertainment industry and some abetting parents to never mature into responsible adults. We have two generations of grown up children.

hawkeye54 on February 22, 2013 at 4:23 PM

When you look at our relations with other countries when Hilary took office as Sec State versus when she left, her record sucks.

Socratease on February 22, 2013 at 4:24 PM

No they do not want him to talk to us because Egypt is very involved with these groups. Probably not the attack but the groups that did it.

Steveangell on February 22, 2013 at 4:36 PM

Well then, send a drone and kill him.

Amjean on February 22, 2013 at 5:48 PM

Shut off all aid. Send in a heavily reinforced and supported special forces team to extract im. Kill anyone that gets in the way. Bomb their Abrams tank factory. Fvck the Muslim Brotherhood and all who support the 3rd Jihad.

rayra on February 22, 2013 at 6:02 PM

But President Morsi, the Treasury Secretary assured me that your $3B check was put in the mail last week.
I’ll have the Postal Service look into it.

Now, why is it that our FBI guys can’t see Mr. Ahmed?

Another Drew on February 22, 2013 at 6:41 PM

They need to go through Hillary’s emails and look at the message numbers for a missing message. She claims she never got a request for more security but I bet its been purged.

johnnyU on February 22, 2013 at 7:23 PM