President Obama Returns to DC Amid ISIS Intelligence Report Investigation

President Obama Returns to DC Amid ISIS Intelligence Report InvestigationPresident Obama made his way back to Washington, D.C., early this morning, facing a problem that has plagued some of his top military officials: an expanded investigation into intelligence reports that were possibly doctored to paint a rosy picture of Mideast conflict. At issue is whether analysts at Central Command, which oversees U.S. Department of Defense operations in the Middle East, altered assessments of the campaign against ISIS to make it appear as though the United States and Western partners were making more progress than they really were, at least according to claims from a whistleblower assigned to Centcom. The chairmen of both committees are also forming a task force in the “near future” to investigate allegations of intelligence manipulation, aides with both panels confirmed.

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