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Saturday, July 15, 2017

ISIS and its terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week - Hot Air Hot Air

More than three years after it thundered out of the Syrian-Iraqi desert on its genocidal rampage and spread its tentacles from northern Africa to central Asia, the so-called Islamic State has suffered its worst week ever. Newly emboldened Iraqi army and militia forces ejected ISIS from its second-largest urban stronghold in Mosul, while Kurdish YPG forces began seizing ground in its so-called capital of Raqqa. Russia and the US signed off on a cease-fire in southwestern Syria which will allow the US and its allies a freer hand to operate in the east against ISIS forces.


And it couldn't happen to nicer fellas (and fellaettes!).

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I've lost track of which murderous bastards are funded by the CIA, which by the DoD, and which by the State Department.

Posted by: dearieme | Jul 15, 2017 3:06:04 PM