On Tuesday November 12 Women Patriots will be joined by Billy and Karen Vaughn, the parents of Navy SEAL and SEAL Team 6 member Aaron Vaughn. The Vaughns have just released “Betrayed: Shocking True Story of Extortion 17 as Told By a Navy SEAL’s Father.” Get your copy at their website ForOurSon.us. WP cohost Jude Eden wrote an expose on their story:
“Before there was Benghazi, there was Extortion 17.” These are the chilling opening words spoken by Billy Vaughn, the broken-hearted father of Navy SEAL Aaron Vaughn. Aaron was one of 17 Navy SEALs, almost 30 American servicemen in total, killed when their archaic Chinook helicopter was shot down over a raging battle in Afghanistan on August 6, 2011. To have lost their sons in war is tragic enough, but as they discovered the very dubious circumstances surrounding the operation and the subsequent deception and cover-up by the military under the Obama administration, a truly gut-wrenching and highly suspicious picture emerged. Several families of the fallen, military experts, elected representatives and concerned others gave a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. on May 9th, 2013.
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