12 Jun '14, 8pm

Iran's Revolutionary Guard deploys to Iraq to stop Sunni terror group #military #security

With U.S. forces out of Iraq and the nation spinning out of control, the nation has turned to someone else to help quell the violence: the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. Two battalions of the Quds Forces have been sent to the advance of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an al Qaeda offshoot that took control of Iraq ’s second-largest city Mosul and Tikrit in recent days. SEE ALSO: ‘It makes you want to kill yourself,’ top official says of briefing on terror group in Iraq, Syria The Iraqi government has indicated that it would be open to U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni terrorist organization, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The influx of Quds Forces into Iraq comes less than a week after Qasem Sulaimani, the commander of the Quds Forces, arrived in Baghdad to assess the crisis, said a member of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), the Journal reported. “The...

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  1. 13 Jun '14, 11am

    It appears to be another Presidential Blunder. How much longer will America put up with a President that makes such Rookie decisions, then instead of facing the music, he will Blame it on one of his staff to deflect Blame from him, to them. What a Sad State of Affair, he has created, here in the US, and everywhere he goes. He will Obviously been known in US History a Disaster, and the dumbest decision that the people of the US has made, not once, But twice, as if we went through a State of Gluten for punishment.

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