Feb 26Liked by Oliver Alexander

Brilliant analysis, I think. In any case, the Hersh piece, based on a single source of unknown nationality and larded with impressive but irrelevant detail, failed the journalistic smell test from the start. Add to that Hersh’s previous ideology-loaded misfires, and the verdict here must be: False.

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Oliver- my son is a Navy Diver CS.

The story that divers from the dive school did this, and it was ok because divers don’t do covert so it really wasn’t an act of war, was ridiculous on its face to anyone with knowledge of the NSW community.

The divers weren’t going to take the heat for this.

Hersch’s tale is more proof of the amateur hour that is the Nuland/Sullivan team. Enemies of America.

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