“US looking for ways to revamp #SyrianRebel(aka #ISIS) program, Pentagon says”


“WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is considering ways to fix the problems in supporting moderate Syrian rebels in the fight against the Islamic State in Syria, the Pentagon said Tuesday. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook offered no details on how the program could be revamped but told reporters that Defense Secretary Ash Carter still thinks training and equipping moderate Syrian rebels and sending them into battle against the Islamic State is the right strategy.”

Source: US looking for ways to revamp Syrian rebel program, Pentagon says – Middle East – Stripes