Brian Williams Fires Back When State Dept. Spox Uses Belgium to Claim ISIS Is Losing


<p><em>See more in the <a href="…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the NewsBusters blog.</em></p>

<p>During the 5:00 p.m. Eastern hour of MSNBC&rsquo;s live coverage concerning the terror attacks in Belgium, breaking news anchor and former <em>NBC Nightly News</em> anchor Brian Williams shot back at State Department spokesman John Kirby when Kirby claimed that the attacks in Brussels illustrate why Islamic terrorist groups like ISIS are on the run.</p>

<p>Kirby prefaced this bizarre spin from the Obama administration by ruling that the U.S. and allies should take threats from ISIS<strong> &ldquo;very seriously&rdquo; s</strong>eeing as how<strong> &ldquo;they have threatened western targets now for a long, long time and it&#39;s a threat that we are all too familiar with sadly.&rdquo;</strong></p>

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