Skip to comments.Our Tax Dollars Help Al-Qaeda In Syria
Posted on 09/12/2013 10:07:21 PM PDT by WilliamIII
Here we go:
The CIA has begun delivering weapons to rebels in Syria, ending months of delay in lethal aid that had been promised by the Obama administration, according to U.S. officials and Syrian figures. The shipments began streaming into the country over the past two weeks, along with separate deliveries by the State Department of vehicles and other gear a flow of material that marks a major escalation of the U.S. role in Syrias civil war.
Look, I know we intend to boost the supposedly good rebels, the nice rebels, versus the foreign jihadists who are the toughest of the rebel fighters. I do not see, though, how any aid we give to the forces trying to overthrow the Syrian dictatorship can do anything but aid al-Qaeda, however indirectly. It sounds from this report from Maaloula by the Beirut-based al-Akhbar newspaper that Our Friends The Free Syrian Army are doing pretty great on their own, savaging the peaceful Christians of that town. Excerpt:
Recalling the events of last week, 62-year-old Adnan Nasrallah said an explosion destroyed an archway just across from his house that leads into the town.
I saw people wearing al-Nusra headbands who started shooting at crosses, said Nasrallah.
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All I can say is:
You really think that they are just now doing this? We’re so deep into the Syrian conflict it’s making Kerry’s boat trips into Cambodia look like ....
How long will we put up with humiliation.
Defund 0bamacare and aid to AQ!