Syria: Al-Qaeda Wants to Arm the Rebels…Some More

And there I was stuck in the old paradigm that al-Qaeda is the enemy.  Orwell, you were a genius!

Calls for arming and backing the various opposition factions in Syria aren’t the exclusive domain of the Arab League, or even of Senator Joe Lieberman (I – CT) anymore.

That’s because a new video today from al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri is also calling for international intervention against Bashar Assad, urging Muslim fighters from neighboring nations to join the rebels.

http://news.antiwar.com/2012/02/12/al-qaeda-chief-urges-world-to-back-syria-rebels/

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