Genom att tillkännage en plan att beväpna så kallade moderata syriska rebeller som har gett vapen vidare direkt till ISIS-terrorister och att planera flygbombningar på syriskt territorium så häller Obama bensin på ett redan brinnande inferno.
Lavrov: West may use ISIS as pretext to bomb Syrian govt forces
“There are reasons to suspect that air strikes on Syrian territory may target not only areas controlled by Islamic State militants, but the government troops may also be attacked on the quiet to weaken the positions of Bashar Assad’s army,” Lavrov said Tuesday.
Obama Plans to ‘Fight ISIS’ by Arming ISIS
“Obama has told congressional lawmakers that he has the authority to proceed with much of his plan without their formal approval,” reports the Associated Press. “However, he is seeking authorization from Congress for the train-and-equip operation for Syrian rebels, a request he first made earlier this summer.”