Skip to main content

View Diary: The Neocons' Favorite Dream -- a Three Front War (16 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  The Syrians (0+ / 0-)

    if you mean the FSA, aren't doing much of the fighting. It is being done by outsiders. Who pays them... our friends from Qatar and Saudi Arabia are the funnels through which the money flows.

    Those doing most of the fighting in opposition to the Syrian government are these folks - Jabhat al-Nusra, yeah just came to make a few bucks.

    Perhaps someone actually is concerned about the destruction of Syria and the death and misery it brings to the people there and what life for them will be under people such as those in the video.

    Obviously we care about as much as we did about the destruction of Iraq and the misery dealt to the Iraqi people.

    Orwell - "Political language ... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable"

    by truong son traveler on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 07:53:12 AM PDT

    [ Parent ]

    •  Make a few buck (0+ / 0-)

      I am talking about the people who sell supplies to the fighters. As always in a conflict, there are people selling at high markups.

      As for the notion this is just an outside war rought on by foreign interests. If that was the case the Syrian military would have had little problems dispatching a foreign invasion of small-arms militias w/no indigenous support. Sorry, that doesn't pass the smell test.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site