US military officials on Wednesday denied reports that the latest batch of American-trained Syrian rebels had defected to an Al-Qaeda affiliate.The Pentagon is under intense scrutiny over its “train-and-equip” program in which moderate Syrian rebels are given instruction and … Continue reading US Military Denies Defection of #Syria rebels to #AlNusra ; #Tax Dollars Well Spent?
Russia’s Defense Ministry says that its cargo planes have landed in Syria with supplies to help over a thousand refugees. According to a spokesperson, the supplies include beds, mattresses, stoves, water tanks, and food. Despite the alleged humanitarian goal … Continue reading Breaking! Russian Military Brings Humanitarian Aid to Syria and Guns Too?
“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 … Continue reading “US looking for ways to revamp #SyrianRebel(aka #ISIS) program, Pentagon says”