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U.S. Special Forces Shit the Syrian Bed

I think I got in ahead of Ron West on this one...

James, there is something seriously wrong with our trillion-dollar war machine. This tale of woe makes Vietnam look like a miracle of good planning and sound judgment:


May 28, 2017, “Nobody believes in it. You’re like, ‘Fuck this,’” a former Green Beret says of America’s covert and clandestine programs to train and arm Syrian militias. “Everyone on the ground knows they are jihadis. No one on the ground believes in this mission or this effort, and they know they are just training the next generation of jihadis, so they are sabotaging it by saying, ‘Fuck it, who cares?’”

“I don’t want to be responsible for Nusra guys saying they were trained by Americans,” the Green Beret added. A second Special Forces soldier commented that one Syrian militia they had trained recently crossed the border from Jordan on what had been pitched as a large-scale shaping operation that would change the course of the war. Watching the battle on a monitor while a drone flew overhead, “We literally watched them, with 30 guys in their force, run away from three or four ISIS guys.”

Read the whole story:

Dog’s breakfast, indeed.


I have thought, based on pure intuition, since first hearing of ISIS, that they were and are a CIA proxy force.

The Great Train Wreck of the West

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BobOctober 4, 2017 5:11 AM UTC

ISIS does Israel's work by clearing out Christians (a better look if that messy job is contracted out). At an opportune moment, when the ISIS label can be affixed, it probably will give Israel enough cover to expel all Palestinians and finish, once and for all, a job well started.
PROctober 3, 2017 11:37 PM UTC

We gave weapons and money to Al Qaeda- why not ISIS? Our foreign policy establishment is so corrupt it wouldn't surprise me a bit. I think they get a lot of support from the Turks as well. Given that they are a Sunni organization and we do whatever the Sunnis tell us, it wouldn't surprise me a bit if we sponsored them to attack the Syrian government which is run by a nominally Shi'a sect.
ShepOctober 3, 2017 8:27 PM UTC

It certainly is a head-scratcher that ISIS, which one would think is composed of the most fanatic Jew-haters in the world, has never taken a single punch at Israel...

"Who run Bartertown?" indeed...
responds:October 4, 2017 1:49 AM UTC

18 months ago I rad a story about IDF commandos doing a rescue operation of some group of combatants who where under fire from ISIS, and ISIS ceasing fire.

Is this, the enemy of my enemy is my friend?

Of is this the other clients of my supplier are off limits?