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U.S. weapons reaching Syrian rebels
Washington Post, by Ernesto Londoño and Greg Miller,

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 9/11/2013 10:35:15 PM

The CIA has begun delivering weapons to rebels in Syria, ending months of delay in lethal aid that had been promised by the Obama administration, according to U.S. officials and Syrian figures. The shipments began streaming into the country over the past two weeks, along with separate deliveries by the State Department of vehicles and other gear — a flow of material that marks a major escalation of the U.S. role in Syria’s civil war. The arms shipments, which are limited to light weapons and other munitions that can be tracked, began arriving in Syria at a moment of heightened

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ribicon, 9/11/2013 10:42:16 PM     (No. 9516849)

FTA: "The arms shipments, which are limited to light weapons and other munitions that can be tracked,"

Seeing how they all came up smelling like roses after Fast and Furious, with Republicans rolling over as usual and Zero winning reelection, why not? Fitting too that this news breaks on 9-11; they don´t miss a beat.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: cgood, 9/11/2013 10:48:05 PM     (No. 9516855)

Disarm Americans; arm Al Queda. We are in Obama hell. Great strategy in 2012 to stay home instead of pulling the lever for Romney.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 9/11/2013 10:48:40 PM     (No. 9516859)

FTA: "The latest effort to provide aid is aimed at supporting rebel fighters who are under the command of Gen. Salim Idriss, according to officials, some of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity because part of the initiative is covert. Idriss is the commander of the Supreme Military Council, a faction of the disjointed armed opposition."

Gen. Salim Idriss is the leader of the "Free Syrian Army." They are now mostly, if not completely controlled by fighters from Al Qaeda "factions."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 9/12/2013 1:37:10 AM     (No. 9516959)

The CIA "has begun" delivering weapons? Yea, sure. But, I guess it took them a year to get the supply line reopened after the Benghazi Massacre. Who are these people?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JediJerry, 9/12/2013 1:43:01 AM     (No. 9516963)

Keep fresh ammo in the hands of those Al Qaeda freedom fighters that execute captured Syrian Army soldiers. Look at it like this "rebels" =
"Al Qaeda". Understand English John Kerry? I guess they track these weapons like you track an order shipped from Amazon. Clik on the tab and it says your order should be delivered on Friday.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 9/12/2013 9:47:14 AM     (No. 9517434)

...and we´re 100% sure the Islamofacists won´t get any...Right......

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