Skip to comments.Islamists’ rise in Syria undercuts Kerry’s claim they play minor role
Posted on 09/19/2013 4:52:43 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
BEIRUT This weeks takeover of Syrian rebel posts by al Qaida-linked fighters undercuts Secretary of State John Kerrys assertion to Congress earlier this month that moderates make up the bulk of the guerrilla movement against President Bashar Assads regime and are growing stronger.
Kerry told Congress that Islamist extremists make up only 15 to 25 percent of the rebels. But a closer examination of the composition of fighting groups suggests that his figure is low.
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kerry is a liar
A known purveyor of untruths. In other words, a lying sack of dog doo.
and a vainglorious buffoon
Kerry should consider getting his information on the percentage of Islamist extremists from other than 26 year old hot women. Maybe the percentage is closer to 70%.
A 26 year old with ties to the extremists may not be that reliable a source.
Kerry probably makes up his own numbers just as he did when he was a Vietnam war protestor.
Kerry has no interest in 26 year old hot women unless they are billionaires.
Didn’t you mean 76-year old women? Like Teresa?
Oh and by the way, he was in Vietnam.
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