San Bernardino terrorist Tashfeen Malik openly supported violent jihad on social media yet still passed THREE background checks to gain entry into America
San Bernardino shooter Tashfeen Malik, 29, underwent three background checks and had her K-1 fiancee visa approved even though she openly posted about committing violent jihad on social media.Dot #2:
Malik and husband Syed Farook killed 14 people earlier this month...
If US officials had discovered the messages Malik posted ... red flags would have gone up and she likely would not have been approved for entry.
Secret US Policy Blocks Agents From Looking at Social Media of Visa Applicants
Fearing a civil liberties backlash and "bad public relations" for the Obama administration, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson refused in early 2014 to end a secret U.S. policy that prohibited immigration officials from reviewing the social media messages of all foreign citizens applying for U.S. visas...Just like Benghazi, the blood of the San Bernardino victims is on the hands of obama and his enablers who place a higher priority on public relations than on the lives and safety of American citizens.
The revelation comes as members of Congress question why U.S. officials failed to review the social media posts of San Bernardino terrorist Tashfeen Malik. She received a U.S. visa in May 2014, despite what the FBI said were extensive social media messages about jihad and martyrdom...
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And in somewhat related news:
Obama: ISIS strategy 'moving forward with a great sense of urgency'
The U.S.-led military coalition is hitting ISIS "harder than ever," President Barack Obama said at the Pentagon on Monday, sharpening his rhetoric on the war as he comes under criticism for his strategy after a pair of ISIS-linked attacks.Maybe they can't hide, but they evidently can get visas to enter the U.S. without too much trouble.
"ISIL leaders cannot hide, and our next message to them is simple: You are next," Obama said...
But the ramp-up in events designed to convey Obama's steadfastness against ISIS hasn't been paired with a large-scale shift in strategy...
I guess the renewed emphasis on
President Barack Obama and the first family will return to Hawaii for their Christmas vacation next week for the eighth year running.That's a bargain if it keeps him out of the country.
The White House confirmed Friday that the Obamas are due to leave Washington for the island on December 18...
Their previous trips up to 2014 have lasted between two and two-and-a-half weeks and cost taxpayers roughly $4 million.
(I know, I know - Hawaii is part of the U.S. But you know what I mean.)