GOD HELP US: Obama Spokesman Waffles On Whether Or Not The Taliban Is a Terrorist Organization

Published on January 28, 2015

Well then, what are they?! Up is down and down is up in Obamaland.

On Wednesday during the White House press briefing, ABC’s Jon Karl inquired about the Taliban and the White House’s spokesman Eric Schultz stumbled as he attempted to explain that the U.S. does not negotiate with terrorist organizations, but that negotiating with the Taliban in Afghanistan is okay because they’re an “armed insurgency.”


Karl followed up by asking, “You don’t think the Taliban is a terrorist group?”
Like a deer stuck in the headlights, Schultz tried to qualify, “I don’t think the Taliban, uh… the Taliban is an armed insurgency. This was the winding down of the war in Afghanistan and that’s why this arrangement was dealt.”
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