By next week Trump will say that "the Iranians were targeting four ... now they're telling me six embassies." Or maybe he'll say eight. Or ten.
Sen. Mike Lee tells Jake Tapper he doesn't recall anything being said during the classified briefing he received last week about specific threats to 4 US embassies.
Defense Sec. Mark Esper tells CNN's Jake Tapper on the supposed threat to our embassies: "I'm not gonna discuss intelligence. What the president said was he believed it probably could have been. He didn't cite intelligence."
Trump tells Fox host Laura Ingraham that the Iranians were supposedly planning attacks on four U.S. embassies.
The Obama administration has announced it will keep 19 diplomatic posts in North Africa and the Middle East closed for up to a week, due to fears of a possible militant threat. On Sunday, Senator Saxby Chambliss, the top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said the decision to close the embassies was based on information collected by the National Security Agency.
I always find it interesting to see how some of these so called journalists react when they're asked questions that don't fall into their scripted talking points of the week. C-SPAN aired Politico's weekly "Turn the Table" Sunday show preview which