ISIS

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS, Because Obviously

ISIS takes food, medical equipment meant for displaced Syrians

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GAZIANTEP, Turkey — While U.S. warplanes strike at the militants of the so-called Islamic State in both Syria and Iraq, truckloads of U.S. and Western aid has been flowing into territory controlled by the jihadists, assisting them to build their terror-inspiring "Caliphate."

The aid—mainly food and medical equipment—is meant for Syrians displaced from their hometowns, and for hungry civilians. It is funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development, European donors, and the United Nations. Whether it continues is now the subject of anguished debate among officials in Washington and European. The fear is that stopping aid would hurt innocent civilians and would be used for propaganda purposes by the militants, who would likely blame the West for added hardship.

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  1. This is the vacuum left by the USA as they cut and run from the world stage? Yes this is the Barack Obama Foreign Policy!

    Obama has sat on his hands while ISIS slowly took over the Middle East. Obama picked a stupid fight with Putin. Obama has ruined our country.

    Obama has crippled the US economy. Everybody I know is either out of work or under-employed. I haven’t had a raise in years (despite all my expenses increasing from year to year). My health insurance is now up to $400/month. Before the government touched it, it was $170/month! My auto insurance, which the government has yet to ruin, is thankfully only $25/month (from Insurance Panda). Please, Obama! Don’t try to socialize auto insurance!

    With everything Obama touched in shambles, Barry needs a new job. The guy needs to step down before he is impeached.

  2. Incompetence in the executive office should be criminally liable.

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