Skip to comments.Iran offers to help Iraq in fight against al-Qaida
Posted on 01/06/2014 8:26:27 AM PST by Olog-hai
A senior Iranian military official says Iran is ready to help Iraq battle al-Qaida terrorists in the neighboring countrys Sunni-dominated western Anbar province.
Iraqi troops have been trying to dislodge fighters from the al-Qaida group known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant from two key cities the militants overran last week. [ ]
Tehran is an ally of the Shiite-led government in Baghdad.
(Excerpt) Read more at bigstory.ap.org ...
(And why did the AP put the word terrorists in scare quotes?)
Why not, they are basically a satellite state now anyway.
Why would they do this?
Which form of Islam was the Big Zero (our President) raised under? I wonder if he is taking religious sides in this? Nah, that couldn't happen, or is it?
Because the “terrorists” are already Iranians .. and now that they’ve taken back Faluja and Ramadi .. it appears the rest of Iraq is up for grabs.
And .. I personally believe Obama’s only goal in Iraq was to make it a total failure .. just for another stab in the back to GW.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.