McCain Fires Back at Sean Spicer Scolding People for Saying Yemen Raid Wasn’t a Success


Senator John McCain had some pretty tough words for White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer after Spicer criticized people saying that the Yemen raid wasn’t a success.

Given the loss of civilian life, as well as the death of Navy SEAL Ryan Owens, there’s been some criticism of the raid, with McCain calling it a “failure.”

Spicer today insisted that the raid was a success and said, “Anybody who undermines the success of the raid owes an apology and a disservice to the life of Chief Owens.”

He was responding in part to McCain, and the Arizona senator provided this comment to NBC News:

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