Saturday, September 07, 2013
Kerry Downplaying of Al Qaeda in Syria at Odds With Intelligence
In fact, the Secretary of State did lie about the extent to which the so-called rebels are dominated by Al Qaeda and its affiliates and sympathizers. The jihadists are the best organized, best trained and most effective fighters trying to overthrow the secular Syrian regime. Their atrocities, funded by Saudi Arabia and indirectly supported by the United States, are terrorizing Syria's secular and minority communities, including Christians, and tearing the country apart.