Excising portions of Omar Mateen’s pledges of allegiance to ISIS and alignment with Islamism from a partial transcript of telephone conversations with law enforcement during last Sunday’s mass murder Jihadist attack, the Obama Administration continues its obfuscation of the religious and ideological dimensions of Islamic terrorism.
Joining left-wing MSNBC’s Chuck Todd for an interview with Meet The Press, Attorney General Loretta Lynch described the excision decision as preventing the spread of propaganda when the partial transcript is released tomorrow.
Monday will see the release of a "partial transcript," said Lynch. Todd asked, "What’s being left out?"
“Well, what we’re not gonna do is further proclaim this individual’s pledges of allegiance to terrorist groups and further his propaganda,” said Lynch of the excision. “We’re not gonna hear him make his assertions of allegiance, and that.”
Despite the censorship of context relating to Mateen’s motives, Lynch claimed to be committed to transparency of the ongoing investigation for the victims, their families and loved ones, and America at large.
“We’re trying to get as much information about this investigation out, as possible,” claimed Lynch.
Given Lynch's role as a political appointee of President Barack Obama, Todd asked her about the role of partisan politics affecting a possible decision about whether or not Hillary Clinton would be indicted for criminal conduct related to her use of an unauthorized private email and server through which she conducted governmental correspondences during her tenure as Secretary of State.
“We conduct this investigation a we conduct all of them. Career prosecutors and agents, free from politics, the review will continue, they follow the facts, they follow the law, they’ll come to a conclusion and we’ll follow the facts and the law as we do in every case.”
Lynch refused to recuse herself from the process, and refused to acknowledge that her role afforded her discretion over the possible future decision of indicting Clinton.
“We don’t talk about how we’re gonna deal with the internal workings of the Justice Department, but this will be handled as any other matter,” concluded Lynch.
Todd neglected to inquire about the monitoring of mosques or the broader Muslim community in America for the purposes of countering Islamic terrorism.
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