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  • wgboxman2 wgboxman2 Jun 20, 2013 8:37 AM Flag

    the surface to air missiles olamo sent to libya now in the hands of al kid ya not . Now it's reported we have stingers to Syria

     

    As many as 20,000 shoulder-mounted Stinger missiles went missing following the chaos in Libya.

    Washington: News reports appear to confirm weeks of worries by senior White House and congressional officials that large numbers of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles have gone missing in Libya.

    ABC News is reporting that a secret White House meeting discussed the disappearance of 20,000 “portable, heat-seeking” missiles. Now in the hands of Al Kid Ya Not.

    They quote Tommy Vietor, spokesman for the National Security Council, saying that a State Department expert “is on the ground in Libya,” along with five specialists, to work with the new government to find, secure and, if necessary, destroy the missiles.

    Libya possessed large stocks of Grinch SA-24 and SA-7s shoulder-launched missiles. The Grinch is a much more sophisticated and effective missile than the SA-7. The Grinch is considered similar to the famous Stinger anti-aircraft missile that helped the Afghans defeat the Soviets.

    AOL D readers will remember that the White House’s top counterterrorism official, John Brennan, made it very clear several weeks ago that the White House worried al Qaeda will get its hands on the missiles. There were already reports then of large numbers of missiles being looted as the Qaddafi regime collapsed.First he arms As many as 20,000 shoulder-mounted Stinger missiles went missing following the chaos in Libya under Obama's watch..

    Washington: News reports appear to confirm weeks of worries by senior White House and congressional officials that large numbers of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles have gone missing in Libya. It is also reported that the US has sent stinger missiles to Syria under a secret Washington agreement

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