Statements about Terrorism

The Islamic State, or ISIS, was "cast off by al-Qaida because" it was "considered too extreme."  

Top U.S. intelligence officials have told "every member of Congress, including the president, we’re about to be attacked in a serious way because (of) the threat emanating from Syria and Iraq."

Michelle Nunn’s "foundation directed grants to an Islamic group tied to radical terrorists."  

"So far, the war in Gaza has left more than 1,800 Palestinians dead -- the population equivalent to 100 9/11s."  

"The leader of ISIS was imprisoned by American troops and ordered released to Iraq by Obama administration in 2009."

The United States is at "historic record highs" of individuals being apprehended on the border from countries with terrorist ties such as "Pakistan or Afghanistan or Syria."

Former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney are "unable to visit Europe due to outstanding warrants."

Says President Barack Obama said when "we got bin Laden, terrorism problem solved."

"The number of terrorists out there" has doubled.

Says of flood of non-Mexicans being apprehended at the border: "These are people that are coming from states like Syria that have substantial connections back to terrorist regimes and terrorist operations."

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi was "released by Obama in 2009."

"Thousands of Westerners and Americans" are fighting with extremists in eastern Syria and Iraq. 

Says a picture he posted on Facebook of a man posing in front of five decapitated human heads is "one of the subhuman mongrels our president set free."

By 2009, "dozens of senior terrorists had been taken off the battlefield" by drones.

The Obama administration "went to court to keep one of these five in jail at Guantanamo just three years ago because he was such a huge risk."

The Israelis "gave up 1,000 terrorists in return for one sergeant."

The five Taliban detainees being released from Guantanamo in exchange for captured Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl "are the hardest of the hard-core. These are the highest high-risk people."

Says Barack Obama broke a decades-old policy of "not negotiating with terrorists."  

Before the terrorist attacks in Benghazi, "the State Department not only failed to honor repeated requests for additional security, but instead actually reduced security in Libya."  

"We were the last flag flying in Benghazi."

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