– The Khorasans: As Fake As the Kardashians (Washington Post, Sep 25, 2014):
New Boogeyman Has Already Been Debunked
Obama is now – after the fact – scrambling to justify bombing the sovereign nation of Syria without the permission of either the Syrian government or even the United States Congress by saying that we were going after the super-evil Khorasans, who were about to attack us.
My God! That sounds terrifying … like a cross between Genghis Khan, Klingons and the Kardashians!
The U.S. is saying that they’re even more dangerous than ISIS.
There’s just one wee little problem … the Khorasan threat is as as fake as the Kardashians’ physiques. (Admittedly, it’s confusing, given that the Kardashians have also inserted themselves right in the middle of the Syrian conflict.)
Agence France-Presse reports: Continue reading »
Tags: Al-Nusra, Al-Qaeda, Al-Qaida, Global News, Government, ISIL, ISIS, Khorasan, Obama administration, Politics, Terrorism, U.S.
– US admits there is a much scarier terrorist group than ISIS (RT, Sep 21, 2014):
New intelligence has emerged warning Washington that its upcoming confrontation with the Islamic State may leave it blind to a more sinister and direct threat from a much lesser known terrorist group that has arisen from the ashes of the Syrian war.
Very little information is being released at the moment by anyone within American intelligence circles, but the group calling itself Khorasan is said by officials to have concrete plans for striking targets in the United States and Europe as a chosen modus operandi – more so than the Islamic State (IS), formerly known as ISIS. Continue reading »
Tags: Al-Qaeda, Al-Qaida, CIA, EU, Europe, Global News, Government, ISIL, ISIS, Khorasan, Politics, Terrorism, U.S.