‘Americans are on our side’ Terror commander says US are arming...

A MILITANT commander for Al-Nusra – Al-Qaeda in Syria – has claimed the group have been delivered US weapons by third party governments that...

Meet Aleppo’s ‘Moderate,’ ‘Secular’ ‘Rebels’: Al-Qaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood

Let’s support moderate Muslims. But that means figuring out which ones are the real deal. As the invaluable David Pryce-Jones notes, Syria’s second-most important city,...

Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi Debacle: Arming Jihadists in Libya . . ....

Looking ahead to the next installment of e-mails from WikiLeaks As U.S. armed forces attack ISIS in Libya, WikiLeaks is poised to remind us that...

How the Islamic State Is Benefitting from the U.S. Arming ‘Moderate’...

On paper, the plan sounded reasonable enough. The Pentagon would identify and recruit moderate Syrian rebels — the guys who want to overthrow their autocratic...

Reporting (or Not) the Ties Between US-Armed Syrian Rebels and Al...

A crucial problem in news media coverage of the Syrian civil war has been how to characterize the relationship between the so-called “moderate” opposition...

U.S. Relies Heavily on Saudi Money to Support Syrian Rebels

WASHINGTON — When President Obama secretly authorized the Central Intelligence Agency to begin arming Syria’s embattled rebels in 2013, the spy agency knew it...