Thursday, 24 December 2015

How Saddam Hussein Gave Us ISIS | The Syrian Intifada

I came across Kyle W Orton quite a while ago at Harry's Place and have meant for a while to post a link to his articles. They are very insightful.
So I'm pleased to be reminded of him by the International New York Times which finally got around to publishing a key article of his in today's Op Ed pages.
The key take-away: the rise of ISIS was not (or at least not only) the fault of the United States. Sadden Hussein was sponsoring their creation early on.
Now read on..

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