Saturday, August 22, 2009

CIA: Osama Helped Bush in '04

By Robert Parry
August 22, 2009 (Originally posted July 4, 2006)

On Oct. 29, 2004, just four days before the U.S. presidential election, al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden released a videotape denouncing George W. Bush. Some Bush supporters quickly spun the diatribe as “Osama’s endorsement of John Kerry.” But behind the walls of the CIA, analysts had concluded the opposite: that bin Laden was trying to help Bush gain a second term.

Read on.

1 comment:

me said...

Osama helped Bush in '09 too, by not prosecuting him.