Seymour Hersh report on Syria: White House knew US was arming Islamic State

WASHINGTON, Dec. 27 (UPI) — Pulitzer-prize-winning journalist Seymour Hershreports that the administration of President Barack Obama, in particular the CIA, has knowingly armed militant Islamists in Syria, including the Islamic State.

“Barack Obama’s repeated insistence that Bashar al-Assad must leave office — and that there are ‘moderate’ rebel groups in Syria capable of defeating him — has in recent years provoked quiet dissent,…more: http://www.upi.com/ – democracynow.org/