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The Pentagon Is Trying (but Failing) to Blame Putin for ISIS
By Daily Bell Staff – May 18, 2016
Vladimir Putin’s America-Friendly Propaganda About Fighting Terror Just Suffered A Big Blow Putin tries to present himself as the best bet against ISIS. In reality, he’s helped it thrive. – Huffington Post
The Pentagon is combating reports that the US military-industrial complex, specifically the Pentagon and CIA in concert with allies like Saudi Arabia, created and promoted ISIS.
When Russia began to bomb ISIS last year, it announced that the Pentagon’s considerable bombing campaign had done little to uproot ISIS.
In fact, one Russian general speculated that under cover of bombing ISIS, the Pentagon was actually bombing Syrian infrastructure to make it more difficult for Assad to successfully defend against ISIS.
The Russian bombing was the beginning of the end for ISIS in…