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When will it be time to send in troops? I was against ground troops from the start, but U.S. soldiers who have gone over to Syria to help fight say that airstrikes come maybe once a week and the European powers haven't done anything but provide supplies (which is very very little). ISIS now controls over 1/3 of Syria and the savages don't intend to stop anytime soon.

I know sympathizing Democrats hate this because they think (as does the Administration) that ISIS only hates us because they're poor and need jobs, but we are in the middle of a religious war and things will get much worse unless stronger force is taken. ISIS, and groups connected to or who sympathize with them, are systematically eliminating Christians one by one and we care more about punishing our only true ally Israel and rewarding our enemy Iran. My question is, why don't we take off the gloves, send in a massive ground surge, and destroy them? We know Obama doesn't want to do this because his "legacy" is withdrawing the troops which led to this "jv squad" to rise up and rampage across the Middle East.

How long must we wait? Taking over a village and small town in Iraq every month isn't going to destroy ISIS.

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I know sympathizing Democrats hate this because they think (as does the Administration) that ISIS only hates us because they're poor and need jobs...
Where do you even come up with this stuff?

It will be time to send in the ground troops when Congress passes an authorization of force. Republicans control both houses now, and considering how they feel about Obama "overreach", they shouldn't expect him to continue to act on the post-9/11 authorization against Al Qaeda.
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... and we care more about punishing our only true ally Israel and rewarding our enemy ...
Why is Israel your only true ally in the world?
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What are you going to rave about when Obama no longer holds the office, southpaw? Will you come up with a new target for your whining or are you going to stop posting here or are you going to complain about Obama through the next however many administrations you and this site live to see?
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My question is, why don't we take off the gloves, send in a massive ground surge, and destroy them?
Because that totally worked in Iraq & Afghanistan...
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What are you going to rave about when Obama no longer holds the office, southpaw?
He has already started on Hillary, in case you hadn't noticed.
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He has already started on Hillary, in case you hadn't noticed.
That was only one thread, Terez. Isn't everyone allowed one moment of unfaithfull behaviour in a relationship?
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Oh but that's just a bit of harmless flirting. It's not like he is serious about her.
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Those assholes spy on us more than the French do.

Hey Southpaw, read this.

And it's from Fox. The transcript, that is.
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The problem is that ISIS was brought up mainly by the US to fight Bashar Al Assad. Also it is known that Israel is interested in its existence since they both oppose lebanese Hezbollah and Iran. In fact Israel was helping ISIS by bombing syrian army objects. Keep in mind that ISIS being a jihadi group never took any real action against Israel. That same thing could be said about Al-qaeda which is known to be backed by the USA at least when it was rising in 80s (being in the same stage as ISIS now, but not that powerful). Here I mean real action, something like Hezbollah was doing.
The "revolution" in Libya was, amongst other things, made to free a big volume of weapons that was held by Kaddafi's regime and then transfer it to ISIS to fight in Syria, then, most probably, in Iran and.russian Caucasus and countries like Tajikistan and Uzbekistan after that.
Also there's big money involved in the illegal oil trading which is made through turks and other ways.

So nothing suggests that USA are about to anyhow really harm ISIS. Their operation against it is nothing but an imitation.

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Why do you want to kill Christians?

I ask, because your idea of who your ally and your enemy is suggests very strongly that you are on the side of ISIS. After all, you call Israel (which has not done anything whatsoever against ISIS) your ally while calling Iran (which has opposed ISIS both with actual ground forces and in other ways) your enemy. So obviously, someone who fights against ISIS is your enemy, and you want those American troops on the ground so that they can start killing Christians too. I wonder why.
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So, why don't you just post all this crap on your facebook account or on Linked In?
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ISIS only hates us because they're poor and need jobs, but we are in the middle of a religious war and things will get much worse unless stronger force is taken.
What a lol! Stop supporting these groups like ISIS and after that killing instant people like you were doing in Iraq and everywhere else and there will be no hate against USA at all or it will get down to almost nothing.
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ISIS went away after Michael hutchence died. I didn't even know they'd made a comeback and what's with all this killing Christians stuff? Talk about a departure.

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Can someone give Daekyras some rep for this please? It won't let me.
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