by Akiva at Mystical Paths
U.S. finally admits it...
As violence raged this week in the Gaza Strip..., US officials stressed the importance of American efforts to bolster (Fatah) forces ... and said further help was necessary.
"This chaotic situation is why the USSC [United States security coordinator] is focused on the legal, legitimate security forces in our attempts to reestablish law and order," said Lt.-Gen. Keith Dayton, the USCC working with the Palestinians, in testimony Wednesday before the House Subcommittee on the Middle East.
The State Department has in the past denied that America's non-lethal training of ... Fatah.. But at the hearing Dayton highlighted the US role in helping Fatah... Congress recently allowed $59 million to be used to further ... training ... Fatah. - (Source)
Good Terrorist vs Bad Terrorist? Because Fatah is good and never does things like kill Jews or murder Americans. Until they do. (Every Palestinian attack on Americans has been via Fatah.)
UPDATE: Well, that didn't take long... "Fatah Claims Jerusalem Shooting Attack" (IsraelNN) - Israeli-Arab Fatah terrorists attacked Israeli security forces near Jerusalem’s Armon HaNetziv neighborhood Saturday evening... One officer was wounded critically and a security guard moderately. Were they carrying US supplied weapons? Were they US trained?
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Sunday, May 27, 2007
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