"... The fighting between the Islamic State and Northern Storm is a setback for U.S. plans to assist so-called moderate rebels so that they become dominant in northern Syria. Northern Storm is affiliated with the Supreme Military Command, the rebel military faction through which the United States and its allies have said they would funnel all military supplies to the rebels.But the U.S.-backed rebels so far have shown little ability to resist the al Qaida-linked fighters. The Islamic State handily routed Northern Storm fighters last week in clashes in Azaz before a third rebel faction negotiated a cease-fire that kept Northern Storm from being wiped out...."
Thursday, October 3, 2013
'So called' moderate Syrian rebels on the verge of being wiped out!
Posted by G, M, Z, or B at 10:19 AM