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Obama Wants New
ISIS War Plan ASAP

Daily Beast, by Josh Rogin & Eli Lake

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 8/27/2014 11:48:26 AM

Leading U.S. officials now believe that America has to expand its air war against ISIS into Syria, but nobody knows yet how we can do it… or what will happen next. President Obama wants to decide by the end of the week whether or not his war in Iraq against the Islamic State will expand to the group’s haven in eastern Syria. But nearly everything about the potential military campaign is still in flux, administration officials tell The Daily Beast—from the goals of the effort to the intelligence needed to carry it out. ISIS’s murder of American photojournalist James Foley and its

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: horacer, 8/27/2014 12:09:53 PM     (No. 9983216)

One administration official working on Syria policy said the purpose of the meetings Tuesday was “to convince one man, Barack Obama,” to follow through on the rhetoric ...

This is so pathetic. Obama ultimately can do very little. No one in the region trusts him. No one will work with him. ISIS will continue to grow.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: PrairieAnemone, 8/27/2014 12:30:18 PM     (No. 9983251)

Having the military arrest Obama for treason would be the highlight of my year. Aren´t they pledged to fight all enemies domestic and foreign? He is the U.S.A´s worst enemy IMHO.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: mickturn, 8/27/2014 12:57:42 PM     (No. 9983292)

Ok, Here you go.

1. Put spotters in various save areas where ISIS is working.

2. Put jets in the air, fighters and bombers.

3. When they are identified/spotted, blow them up, no mercy.

Now go do it!

Next issue?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: harper, 8/27/2014 1:00:05 PM     (No. 9983299)

I remember a long ago NatGeo special wherein a jackass that had been tethered to one of those state of the art muzzie grist mills continue to plod in tight, mindless circles even after being "rescued."

Kind of the Donkey form of voting present.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 8/27/2014 1:36:31 PM     (No. 9983359)

´New´?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: oh-heck, 8/27/2014 2:11:14 PM     (No. 9983416)

Obama to generals: Damn it guys, none of these plans is guaranteed to work, not hurt any Muslims, and make me look like the hero. Go back and think some more. I need a perfect plan by October 1 to distract from the next failure of the Affordable Care Act.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/27/2014 5:22:46 PM     (No. 9983651)

Election time is coming and Obama and the liberal Democrats know that it is a winning hand to look tougher then the wimpy Republicans, at least until the election passes, then they can and will return to form.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 8/27/2014 8:58:22 PM     (No. 9983803)

Why is Obama in such a hurry all of a sudden? He drags his feet for years when told about the problem then expects a solution to the problem in a few weeks. We get poor performance from a criminal like Obama.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/28/2014 12:56:06 AM     (No. 9983974)

He wasn´t in a hurry for the last two weeks.
What´s the rush now ?

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