After the Assad government in Syria responded to a (likely unscripted) ultimatum by Secretary of State Kerry by agreeing to destroy their chemical weapons, the CIA is stepping up military aid to the people trying to overthrow Assad. Talk about mixed messages – please give up those dangerous weapons so we can help destroy you. It remains unclear if the US is being wildly incompetent, dishonest, or both.
|By: DSWright Monday October 7, 2013 11:44 am|
|By: GRITtv with Laura Flanders Sunday February 22, 2009 11:23 am|
Terry Jones, of Monty Python, on why he’s becoming an arms manufacturer. The forecast is good he says. Sales are up. And it doesn’t look like growth will slow any time soon. Think about it…by the time you finish watching this the United States will have spent an additional one million in Iraq and Afghanistan.
|By: Jo Fish Sunday September 21, 2008 9:00 pm|
With all the financial brou-ha-ha going on over the last few days, there has been a bit of interesting news from the battlefields in Afghanistan. Apparently, a few Marine officers have noted and reported that Pakistani helicopters are running resupply missions for Taliban fighters inside Afghanistan.How nice, with friends like the Pakistanis, we sure don’t need any enemies in the Muslim world if this is a true allegation.Pakistani military forces