Since Obama was there, we believe this had to be a direct order to scrub it. via VIDEO: WH Censors French President Saying ‘ISLAMIST Terrorism’
The White House website has censored a video of French Pres. Francois Hollande saying that “Islamist terrorism” is at the “roots of terrorism.”
The White House briefly pulled video of a press event on terrorism with Pres. Obama, and when it reappeared on the WhiteHouse.gov website and YouTube, the audio of Hollande’s translator goes silent, beginning with the words “Islamist terrorism,” then begins again at the end of his sentence.
Even the audio of Hollande saying the words “Islamist terrorism” in French have, apparently, been edited from the video.
According to the official White House transcript of Hollande’s remarks, Hollande refers to “Islamist terrorism.” The audio of the bold text in brackets is missing from the video – the only point in the video were the audio is absent:
“We are also making sure that between Europe and the United States there can be a very high level coordination.
“But we’re also well aware that the roots of terrorism, [Islamist terrorism, is in Syria and in Iraq. We therefore have to act both in Syria and in Iraq, and this is what we’re doing within the framework of the coalition.] And we note that Daesh is losing ground thanks to the strikes we’ve been able to launch with the coalition.”
An archived screen shot of the White House website saying the video had been removed follows:
Watch the video of Hollande’s censored comment:
After being called out by the media and bloggers, the Obama admin lied about cutting out the “Islamist terrorism” audio and then reposted a version of the audio with the words restored.
In case Obama requests partner Google-Youtube to scrub the evidence of the scrubbing, see it at the link below: