Watch Shepard Smith shut down former Trump adviser who uses Manchester attack to blame Obama

Watch Shepard Smith shut down former Trump adviser who uses Manchester attack to blame Obama

Smith: "Mr. Woolsey, with great respect, it's very early to make this a political matter"

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From the May 22 edition of Fox News' live coverage of a suspected terror attack in Manchester, England:

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JAMES WOOLSEY: Things are kind of coming to a head. I think the radical Islamists, and I would call them that, have decided to pick up the pace with the terrorist attacks, and I think we'll probably see some more. And we now have a president who is pretty straightforward that he is at war with them. He's not going to soft-pedal that. He calls them "evil," and we haven't had a situation like that. We did not have, in the eight years of the Obama administration, a president who wanted to fight and win a war, and --

SHEPARD SMITH (HOST): President Obama fought a number of wars and certainly didn't say that he didn't want to win them. It's very early -- Mr. Woolsey, with great respect, it's very early to make this a political matter.

Previously:

CNN guest immediately links Manchester explosion to "the two plus million refugees that have come into Europe"

Fox & Friends' Brian Kilmeade Inadvertently Acknowledges That Fox Only Covers Terrorism When It Appears To Involve Muslims

Fox's Rod Wheeler On San Bernardino Shooting: If It's Terrorism, "They're Going To Holler Out Allahu Akbar Or Something"

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National Security & Foreign Policy, International Conflicts, Terrorism
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Fox News Channel
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Shepard Smith
Show/Publication
The Five
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