The ISIS-Assad Alliance

If the article is accurate, the ISIS (now IS) is a greater threat to western civilization than I had thought — and I had thought earlier that it was a big threat.

The ISIS-Assad Alliance, Power Line, Paul Mirengoff, July 15, 2014

(This article is clearly “against the conventional narrative in Syria.” It is also contrary to what I had thought I understood. I do not know whether it’s assertions and conclusions are accurate. However, the quoted PJ media article and an earlier article there by the same author, also quoted, seem to be well supported, as does the quoted Daily Beast article. All three are well worth reading and considering. If accurate, there is a far greater problem with IS than I had thought, and it does not affect only Iraq.  — DM)

“ISIS and the regime are working together [Der al Zour], and ISIS controls the suburbs without any fear of attacks from the Syrian Arab Army.” The reported collaboration cuts against the conventional narrative in Syria. ISIS has been considered the sworn enemy of Assad — indeed, his most…

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About danmillerinpanama

I was graduated from Yale University in 1963 with a B.A. in economics and from the University of Virginia School of law, where I was the notes editor of the Virginia Law Review in 1966. Following four years of active duty with the Army JAG Corps, with two tours in Korea, I entered private practice in Washington, D.C. specializing in communications law. I retired in 1996 to sail with my wife, Jeanie, on our sailboat Namaste to and in the Caribbean. In 2002, we settled in the Republic of Panama and live in a very rural area up in the mountains. I have contributed to Pajamas Media and Pajamas Tatler. In addition to my own blog, Dan Miller in Panama, I an an editor of Warsclerotic and contribute to China Daily Mail when I have something to write about North Korea.
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