Skip to comments.US Treasury Blacklists Al Qaeda-linked Jihadist Rebels in Syria
Posted on 12/27/2012 1:34:08 PM PST by LSUfan
The US has blacklisted an Al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria, declaring that extremists could play no role in building a future for the Syrian people.
The move against the Al Nusra Front came as the Obama administration recently recognized the new Syrian National Coalition as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people.
The problem for the Obama administration, however, is that, though a minority, Al Nusra has been seen as one of the most effective rebel groups fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, raising concerns that violent Jihadists are leading the Syrian revolt.
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In 0bama’s world “Blacklisted’ means he likes them.
Interesting that the media prints this as a headline, almost as if Zippy is in bed with al qaeda most of the time.
Thanks LSUfan. IOW, the Kenyan is getting set to back the Iranians and the Hizbollah. ;’)
“US Treasury Blacklists Al Qaeda-linked Jihadist Rebels in Syria,”
Wow, I bet this really affects them, and they immediately abandon their plans to take over Syria!