Did Obama Arm Islamic State Killers?

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    Don't be so tough on yourself :)
     
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    again - if we're talking strictly arming terrorists, almost every president i can think of has armed them. at the time *maybe* they were on *our* side but we never seem to learn they are not on our side, only using us like we're using them.

    i'm not talking specifically obama. i'm talking historically what we have done with weapons left after a war. arming terrorists is a totally different topic i'm not going to get into cause again - i think all have done it sooner or later regardless of what the intent was at the time.
     
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    nope.

    2 different topics you're mixing up for whatever reason you need to.
     
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    great - but not because he left military hardware behind as that sounds like standard practice.
     
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    Except we had no legal reason to hold them. They hadn't committed any crime against Americans and we weren't legally at war with Afghanistan at that point.
     
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    WTF?

    WE WERE FIGHTING A WAR IN AFGHANISTAN AGAINST THE TALIBAN. (There was never a declared end to the war against the Taliban!)

    OBAMA RELEASED ENEMY COMMANDERS IN THE MIDDLE OF A WAR IN AN EFFORT TO KEEP A CAMPAIGN PROMISE TO CLOSE GITMO.



     
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    Most of the weapons used by the Viet Cong were American made. You`ve found a nothing burger.
     
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    To answer your question why would the U.S. want Assad out of power has to do with the pipeline between Iraq and Syria.

    Let no kid ourselves oil makes nations do stupid things.
     
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    Russia, America, Great Britain, China and Israel.

    More players than you realize, oh and Iran and North Korea with the blessing of Russia and China and hell even our own damn government!

    Did anyone order a proxy-war today?
     
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    As the war on Whites gets ramped up ; what's the big deal? Obongo was the main perp of White geNOcide.
     

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