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two fairy tales of grievances

Reader comment on item: ISIS Rampages, the Middle East Shakes

Submitted by myth (Germany), Jun 13, 2014 at 10:54

The Arab Spring proved the conventional wisdom that Israel was the source of all unrest in the Mid East a fairy tale.

Now, the second fairy tale suffers the exact same verdict.

That second fairy tale proclaims that American military intervention is the source of all armed conflict in the region. ISIS operating in Iraq and Syria emerge after the US forces leave - perhaps even because of that.


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