Sunday, February 12, 2012

Congress using AQ members in Syria while "waging war" on it elsewhere

Still, while we can’t prove that arms are flowing yet, officials have given us reason to believe such aid may be forthcoming. Rep. Steve Chabot (R – OH), the head of the House subcommittee on the Middle East, is openly calling for armament of the rebels.
from Russia: West Arming Syrian Rebels
Elements of al-Qaeda’s affiliates in Iraq have been moving into Syria to distribute weapons to the opposition and to carry out attacks against the regime of Bashar al-Assad, according to U.S. and Iraqi officials.
from US, Iraqi Officials: Al-Qaeda Behind Syria Bombing, Arming Opposition

AQ is thus shown to be the US government's pet all-purpose terrorists/freedom-fighters.