July 8, 2014
To Stop ISIS, Help Rebels We Abandoned
Mohammed Alaa Ghanem, New York Post
The Associated Press
President Obama recently dismissed as “fantasy” the idea that Syrian “farmers, dentists and folks who have never fought before” could defeat both Syria’s Assad regime and the extremists like ISIS. Yet Syrians like Jamal Maarouf, who never fought before the revolution, have a better record against ISIS than US-trained Iraqi forces.
TAGGED: ISIS, Islamic State Of Iraq And Syria, Syria