August 7, 2005, - 11:31 am

U.S. Embassy Bombings 7 Years Ago Today

By Debbie Schlussel
I’ve written about some of the other notable anniversaries that have been, unfortunately, neglected and forgotten. Today, for example, is the 7th anniversary of Al-Qaeda’s bombing of the two U.S. embassies in East Africa–in Tanzania and Kenya.
Sadly, absolutely NO mention of this on any of the Sunday Morning political shows–including FOX News’ “Fox News Sunday.” Hate to repeat the trite and obvious, but Santayana is proved right again. (“He who forgets his history is doomed to repeat it.”) We fell asleep after the ’93 Qaeda attack on the World Trade Center. We fell asleep after the Qaeda embassy attacks until Qaeda’s 9/11 attacks. We fell asleep after 9/11 until . . . .

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An anniversary buried down the memory hole – 1998

But the MSM/DNC, otherwise known as the Clinton Legacy Rehabilitation Project, has chosen to ignore this anniversary. . .
The slightest emphasis on today’s anniversary would destroy the MSM/DNC meme, which blames George Bush for all terrorism. Eve…

The Cassandra Page on August 7, 2005 at 6:09 pm

Note; The African bombings were a P.R. victory for Al Qaeda, and a logistical-Intelligence nightmare for the United States. Search and rescue operations were successfully carried out by a third country (Israel) and the U.S./Kenyan “investigation report” was merely a re-write of warnings issued, and ignored, months before by Israeli Intelligence agencies…………………….Not much has changed since!
Here’s a CNN article from the time….
http://www.cnn.com/WORLD/africa/9808/09/embassy.bombings.02/

Tamar on August 7, 2005 at 6:53 pm

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