Trump Admin Gets on the Al-Qaeda Bandwagon to Deepen Wedge Between Russia and Turkey

Offers to help Turkey protect Jolani's jihadistan

Who are America’s real enemies here? Moscow and Damascus which are fighting AQ, or Pompeo and Jeffrey who are plotting to help protect it?

The Trump administration is seizing the chance to egg Turkey on Syria. The farther Erdogan goes in his Idlib adventure the more pressure there is on Russian-Turkish relations, and the more the US can advertise its unquestioned support for Turkey contrasted with Russian opposition and resistance.

It would be clever politics but for the fact it means siding with al-Qaeda.

Now we have Turkey protecting Hayat Tahrir al-Sham from the Syrians, and the US offering to “coordinate” with Turkey (presumably to insulate it from Russian pressure and/or reaction) as it does that.

The Trump admin has already removed sanctions on Turkey it put in place last October when Erdogan invaded the Kurdish-held northern Syria, and its envoy is speaking of the Turkish dead as “martyrs” as in Islamic culture:

Speaking to reporters at Ankara’s Esenboğa International Airport, James Jeffrey said Turkey, as a NATO ally, encountered a great threat in Idlib, northwestern Syria, coming from the Assad regime and Russia.

“Today in Idlib, Turkey, our ally, faces a threat. This threat comes from the government of Russia and Assad. You have martyrs on the field,” Jeffrey told reporters when he arrived in Turkey late Feb. 11.

Jeffrey said he came to Ankara to re-evaluate the situation with the Turkish government, adding that the U.S. will give as much as possible support to Turkey.

Accompanying Jeffrey, the ambassador’s senior advisor Rich Outzen said the U.S. “strongly condemned the attacks of the Damascus regime.”

This is hilarious. In Idlib you have an al-Qaeda statelet, an Islamist jihadistan led by Baghdadi’s ex-ISIS lieutenant Abu Mohammad al-Jolani for whom the US itself has a $10 million reward out, yet the threat Pompe’s man is seeing there is emanating from Damascus and Russia.

You will recall that Trump himself ended CIA aid for Syria’s Islamist rebels in early 2017, correctly surmising it was going to extremist with very little love for the US or its values (to put it mildly).

Despite its value as a battering ram against Assad, and all the while continuing to arm its junior allies, even Obama bombed the HTS forerunner Jabhat al-Nusra it on multiple occasions as a terrorist threat, most destructively in January 2017 just before he left office when he sent B-52s which killed as many as 120 of the top AQ Islamists.

Pompeo is plotting to commit treason and put American power and influence at the disposal of its AQ enemies and Trump is letting him do it. 

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B Wilson
B Wilson
3 months ago

From where I sit, russia is israel’s bitch just like usainc.

Garry Compton
Garry Compton
3 months ago

My bitch, as a Nam vet is that those guys that are playing US soldier , next to the al Qaeda boys are F…n traitors. There were a few Americans that switched sides in Nam – and if they got caught by us – it was Xin Loi MF- pop. Russia , Syria, Iran, Hezbollah – take out the Treasonist Americans that – switched sides. They don’t deserve to wear that uniform and unfortunately – toooo many do.

Séamus Ó Néill
Séamus Ó Néill
3 months ago
Reply to  Garry Compton

That uniform, that you so proudly laud, ….and the American flag, have become the symbols of the American jackboot all over the world, no different, but more horrendous, than the Nazis. They represent genocide and theft on a massive worldwide scale and unfortunately that loathing and hatred for everything American will not subside in a single generation.

Garry Compton
Garry Compton
3 months ago

The person that wore my uniform had morals and was raised in a good christian home – he did his 2 years and got out – and never looked back – aaaand kept his sons out of any uniform – I earned the right to say what I think about the US Army today – and I do.

Séamus Ó Néill
Séamus Ó Néill
3 months ago
Reply to  Garry Compton

You may well be a moral and ethical person, but the American army etc are most certainly not. I, as a human being, also have the right to say what I think about the US army today, because they have created wars all over my planet, they have invaded over 70 sovereign countries, they have butchered and genocided countless millions of innocent human beings, they have plundered and stolen the natural resources of every country they seized. The obese moronic imbeciles that “run” your country, including your president, are war criminals and I sincerely hope that they pay for their vile satanic crimes in this lifetime….they most certainly will in the afterlife !

Garry Compton
Garry Compton
3 months ago

It hasn’t been my country for a very long time – people around me – speak Russian . lol a long story. Spacibo

Séamus Ó Néill
Séamus Ó Néill
3 months ago
Reply to  Garry Compton

Wise move.

StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
3 months ago

Hey, Turkey gets nukes from Pakistan – yep situation will be grave or interesting. The US also installed low yield nukes in space and got caught.
Well, well – humanity will suffer.

kuzadd kuzadd
kuzadd kuzadd
3 months ago

“Turkey gets nukes from Pakistan”
Do you have any information regarding that claim? I’d be most interested in that.

Monte McKenzie
Monte McKenzie
3 months ago
Reply to  kuzadd kuzadd

America put them in Insuluk airbase ,some were transed to Poland after the coup on erdegon 3 years ago but some may still be in Turkey.?

kuzadd kuzadd
kuzadd kuzadd
3 months ago
Reply to  Monte McKenzie

Hi Monte:

so the nukes at Incirlik are from Pakistan?

Not sure that is correct, it seems to me the US supplied those nukes. That said Incirlik is largely under US control to this day.. so…..

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/oct/14/us-bombs-at-turkish-airbase-complicate-rift-over-syria-invasion

kuzadd kuzadd
kuzadd kuzadd
3 months ago

The US has always been on the AQ bandwagon, this is most certainly not a recent development

“The Trump administration is seizing the chance to egg Turkey on Syria”

This I can agree with. Turkey and the Astana trio have displeased Usrael a great deal, so yah, the US is looking to bring Turkey back into the zio fold. Doubtful Turkey will bite.

“The Trump admin has already removed sanctions on Turkey it put in place”

You mean those couple of sanctions on individuals mentioned? A carrot.

Cause they sure have plenty of carrots to offer Turkey if they jump back on board the zio train? Patriot Missiles. Fighter Jets. Banking constraints. Stop supporting the Usrael Kurds in the east. The ones mentioned in the above article are a scratch in the surface of all the sanctioning the US has done to Turkey

“Pompeo is plotting to commit treason and put American power and
influence at the disposal of its AQ enemies and Trump is letting him do
it.”

Nothing new under the sun.

Brett Connor
Brett Connor
3 months ago

The CIA is “al-Qaeda”

StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
3 months ago
Reply to  Brett Connor

Yep, that why its called Al-CIA-da.

hvaiallverden
hvaiallverden
3 months ago

There are several reasons for Russia to hold back, and also why Syrias SAA, just isnt bombing everything, its infact their own people, you just dont shoot on everything moving they arent the USArmy, since its an war against an invading force/s, and this sham about fighting terrorists while the same UssA gov screams about it in every other way, and when it comes to fighting Al-CIAeda they are flatout lying, and we have known about it since day one, infact all the way back to Libya, before Libya, it was Iraq, and before Iraq, it was in Afganistan, and before Afganistan it was in Yugoslavia, and before that, etc, etc and somehow Trumpstein & Co think we are idiots, Russian Airforce could have made them Turd forces to grawel but is holding back, thats the sole reason, and I would not be so confident if I was an Turd/Turk that something isnt going to happen.

Right now, some of the Turd outposts in Syria is just bypassed, and isolated, but the main problem is erDOGan, bitten by the Ottomaian bugg, power tripping and high on him self, and thinks He is briliant and runs all sides.
Then we have the ZATO, article 5 dont count when one of their nations attacks another and invades their land, and I cant imagine any Eurotrach is willing to die for the f…. Turds, huh, that, is an pipe dream, but the war on the rats are going as good it can, and I know this is the end phase, and we can hope the moronic erDOGan sees the same, despite the massive propaganda hypes in the western MSM about the Assad regime, fighting the eh…. happy head chopping uh… modeRats.
Just as we speak our MSM is having an image of White H. and an article about dead and killed children, yeah, apart from because of the Friends of Trump, the second worst slaughter house is in Yemen, and that is never debated, because like the UssA, Norway is making an killing selling weapon and amo to the Saudi-barbarians.

Its an shame, and Trump is an conman, whines about fake news while outside UssA He lies about everything and fakes the rest, Pompous is in an league of His own when it comes to pure bullshit, its simply amazing.

peace

CHUCKMAN
3 months ago

Pompeo looks like he borrowed his little brother’s suit.

Of course the bloat in the body is nothing compared to the bloat in the brain.

Garry Compton
Garry Compton
3 months ago
Reply to  CHUCKMAN

I see the same thing – I want to see him put on some skates and Hockey gear – next time he goes to Belarus – and play against Prez. lush and Prez Putin . lol

rightiswrong rightiswrong
rightiswrong rightiswrong
3 months ago

Pompous Mike needs a barber, tailor and a crash course in discipline and dieting.

All he’s short, is the gravy stain on his tie. Fat slob.

pinOKYO nOSE
pinOKYO nOSE
3 months ago

Who are America’s real enemies here? Moscow and Damascus which are fighting AQ, or Pompeo and Jeffrey who are plotting to help protect it?

well you guys never stop trying to pretend that the trump is somehow removed from the so-called ‘deep state’.
don’t forget that trump does what he is told and that included installing pompey into the government.

StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
StopIsraeliGenocideInPalestine
3 months ago
Reply to  pinOKYO nOSE

America’s real enemies are the so called Jews! Jews finance wars, rob us blind and make our lives misery again.

Mary E
3 months ago

The US has been on AQ’s side from the get go so no surprise there! Russia is there at Assad’s invite.. the US as usual is there as an invader/occupier.. so let Turkey pick a side- any side- so Russia knows who to get rid of in their own special way! Turkey and the US are playing 2 sides against the middle.. what a couple of countries the Midle East could do without-so transparent Syria and Russia should just boot the pair of them out!

kuzadd kuzadd
kuzadd kuzadd
3 months ago
Reply to  Mary E

Turkey looks to have picked there side. What else should or could realistically be expected?

jm74
jm74
3 months ago

In hindsight, it appears that this was the plan bet6ween the US and Turkey and Russia fell for it. The Syrians would have been better off asking the Houthis for assistance; they would never had agreed with Kerry’s “moderate terrorists” or the Tukey idea of a decentralized zone.

Séamus Ó Néill
Séamus Ó Néill
3 months ago
Reply to  jm74

You seriously believe that there’s someone in either America, or Turkey, that could come up with a plan ? Trump and his cohorts are plainly psychopathic morons, drunk on death and destruction and are just blindly staggering from one genocide to another. Erdogan imagines himself as some sort of latter day Sultan, master of a newly invigorated Ottoman empire, whereas in reality he’s just another murdering scumbag representing, like America, another country steeped in the slaughter of innocents !

kuzadd kuzadd
kuzadd kuzadd
3 months ago
Reply to  jm74

“it appears that this was the plan bet6ween the US and Turkey and Russia fell for it.”
In hindsight, this appears nothing of the sort in my opinion.

Zaphod Braden
Zaphod Braden
3 months ago

Trump & the christynzionist Betrayers of Christ …….
The REAL reason America killed Soleimani, he played a massive role in halting the spread of ISIS.
Of course the USsrael is mad at Iran for fighting ISIS …. ISISrael is OUR dog.
ISIS never runs out of ammunition or explosives. ………….. WHY?!
ISIS never, ever, attacks ISISrael ………………………………… WHY?!
ISIS is completely surrounded by supposed enemies.
Everyone of the countries surrounding ISIS is SUPPOSEDLY an ally of the USA.
Time for the USA to take a good hard look at it’s “allies”.
Our “intelligence” agencies should have identified and destroyed those who are supplying ISIS but have not …… WHY?!
“our” Generals have not destroyed those who are supplying ISIS ………… WHY?!
You know DAMN WELL WHO supplies their weapons, that kill American Troops.
The FIRST thing a general that WANTS TO WIN a war does ….. is cut off enemy supplies. Time to clean out the Traitors.
The chaos in Syria was winding down. The TRAITORS in the Pentagon had spent 24 months at $10MILLION a DAY bombing sand. ISIS continued to hold miles long parades of OUR equipment complete with flags on clear, dry, sunny days, and the TRAITORS in the Pentagon “could not seem to HIT them with any of those thousands of bombs”. ..
Then the Russians came in and blew the ISIS asses off. Did you notice the parades ENDED. We had no problem with thousands of stealth tankers daily moving oil from isis-controlled areas to turkey(Erdogan’s SON), and on to the entity. Too bad Putin blew ’em up, blew ’em up real good! “Russia didn’t want Syria turned into a #FailedState like Libya & entered the war on Sept 30th 2015. They started bombing 100’s of ISIS oil tanker trucks and oil fields with just 35 planes. ISIS revenues were cut by 50% & things turned around.
ISIS has ZERO antiaircraft abilities. the TRAITORS in the Pentagon could have dropped bombs from HOT AIR BALLOONS or BIPLANES ……. We KNOW who the Pentagon is working for and it is NOT America.
That would be a “tragedy” for Israel and Turkey who are BOTH plotting to seize Syrian land for “greater” Israel and the “caliphate” of Turkey all the while genocidally flooding White, CHRISTIAN Europe with muslum invaders …………. they had to get that war going again …..
https://www.bitchute.com/video/QC2AIa7MljAE/ Brother Nathaneal
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“In the wars waged since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks”
Saudi Arabia did 9/11.
Saudi Arabia is Israel’s ALLY.
Saudi Arabia is OUR “ally”
So we attack IRAN for 9/11

Bob avlon
Bob avlon
3 months ago

Hilarious. Turkey is complaining he is attacked while invading another country. They should withdraw he says. Let Turkey invade Israel and see if he gets attacked.
The US is becoming invader mad.

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