The Obama Admin’s Plan To Arm ‘Moderates’ Went Wrong: Trucks And Ammo Went To ISIS

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As part of an Obama administration plan to arm “moderate forces” in Syria, United States military equipment and ammunition went instead to ISIS terrorist forces. The man who said he himself brokered the deal, simply handed over everything to an Al Qaeda group.

“I communicated with Al Qaeda’s branch, Al Nusra, to protect and safely escort me and my soldiers for two hours from North Aleppo to West Aleppo,” Maj. Anas Ibrahim Obaid, better known on the battlefield as Abu Zayd, told Fox News from his home in the western Aleppo area. “In exchange, I gave them five pickup trucks and ammunition.”

Zayd, who said he defected from the Syrian Army to the opposition in 2012, described a program that was rife with inconsistencies and incompetencies – which was rather standard of the Obama administration. Especially when they attempted a gun running scheme (does anyone remember Fast and Furious?)

Those trucks and ammo issued to Zayd by the United States in 2015, were a part of…

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The Obama Admin’s Plan To Arm ‘Moderates’ Went Wrong: Trucks And Ammo Went To ISIS