Tag: Syria

Jeh Johnson: “building bridges to diverse communities” to Defend the Homeland.

File photo of FBI Director James Comey by Joshua Roberts/Reuters…“There will be a terrorist diaspora sometime in the next two to five years like we’ve never seen before,” Comey said in testimony before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee….While Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has suggested a temporary ban on Muslim immigrants, Jeh Johnson said the U.S. should focus on “building bridges to diverse communities” to defend the homeland….MORE:  .pbs.org

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/

Texas Plumber Isn’t Sure How Extremists In Syria Ended Up With His Work Truck

Embedded image permalinkA Texas plumber says he has no idea how his company’s work truck ended up in the hands of Islamic extremists in Syria.

The truck, a black Ford F-250 with the logo for Texas City’s Mark-1 Plumbing emblazoned on the door, appeared in a tweet posted Monday by the Ansar al-Deen Front, a jihadist group operating near Aleppo. In the photo, a man fires an anti-aircraft gun mounted to the bed of the truck, presumably where plumbing equipment used to sit….more:  huffingtonpost.

Video: ” Syria: The Old Poet was Killed!”

An eighty years old Man lived for more than four decades, under  one of the bloodiest regimes, in the  modern history, Syria Asad Family and Associates. This man  saw  people crying for freedom and  he started crying  and saying beautiful verses of poetry… but later…  the criminal regime did not leave  this old man alone…they killed him while  he was selling parsley in  the street…they took  his country, his family, his wealth, his dream and his life…There are  a lot of stories of  pain , rape, torture and…. soon will be known for this deaf, mute and blind world…(do not forget: Silence can also be a crime against humanity )…