The operation last month which saw the death of a U.S Navy SEAL uncovered information on hundreds of Al-Qaeda operatives in the West. Yet NBCNews decided to broadcast that no Intel was gained from the mission.
In what many are saying is an attack on President Trump, the MSM span the story as a “needless death” caused by an “unfit President”. But it turns out that despite the sad loss of an American Hero, the Intel has lead to a wide-scale operation that could bring down hundreds of active terrorists.
As reported by the Daily Caller:
U.S. intelligence officials are now trying to identify hundreds of al-Qaida operatives with contacts gleaned from a late night Jan 29 raid by Navy SEAL team 6 deep inside Yemen, CNN reports.
The reports contradict previous claims from NBCNews Tuesday that no actionable intelligence was gained from the raid. President Donald Trump, the Pentagon, and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer have consistently said the intelligence gained from the raid was valuable, and would save American lives.
Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer Ryan Owens was killed during the mission and Owen’s father has demanded an investigation into his death. White House press Secretary, Sean Spicer responded:
“I can tell him that on the behalf of the president his son died a hero and the information that he was able to help obtain through that raid as I said before was going to help save American lives,