Saturday, 5 August 2017

Child Beheading Causes Trump To Shut Down Moderate Rebel Myth

Are there moderate rebels in Syria? Sure, maybe there are unicorns in Detroit too.

Now, in a move that should be celebrated rather than demonized, President Trump has pulled the plug on the support for these mythical moderates. The red flag was raised due to as the Weekly Standard reports "Earlier this year, President Donald Trump was shown a disturbing video of Syrian rebels beheading a child near the city of Aleppo. It had caused a minor stir in the press as the fighters belonged to the Nour al-Din al-Zenki Movement, a group that had been supported by the CIA as part of its rebel aid program.

Story thanks to Trump is Right.

[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, August 5th, 2017.]

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