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TOW Missile Attacks on the Daraa Highway - Live VIDEO

A new battle has erupted in the eastern countryside of Daraa, titled by opposition militants as the battle ‘of determined peoples.’ Here is footage of multiple “BGM-71 TOW” ATGMs fired upon Syrian Army vehicles (and probably civilians as well). 17 more words

Richard Guerard

Fear of showing weakness is itself a weakness

Why is President Obama arming proxy armies in Syria to fight against the Islamic State (ISIS) and the Assad government, despite warnings from his advisers that such policies have not worked in the past? 620 more words

War And Peace

The Syrian rebels won't be part of a 21-nation meeting about ISIS

President Obama made it clear when he laid out his Islamic State (ISIS) strategy that arming and training the Syrian rebels would be a key to success. 480 more words



Vice President Biden speaks at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, Mass., on Oct. 2.

TEL AVIV – Vice President Joseph Biden may have opened up a larger can of worms than previously thought when he apparently blamed Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and other Arab allies for arming al-Qaida groups in Syria and inadvertently helping the ISIS. 377 more words


Congress' Support of Syrian Rebels Fraught With Danger


The U.S. Congress has approved the Obama Administration’s plan to train and arm Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State terrorist group. The plan is fraught with danger and the Congress must ensure that five steps are taken to minimize its risks. 330 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Airstrikes haven’t helped

CIA-vetted Syrian rebels battling Islamic State say airstrikes haven’t helped 1,291 more words