Who Lost Iraq and Syria?

by | May 4, 2015

ISIS is nearly in control of Iraq’s largest oil refinery and a newly-branded al-Qaeda in Syria has taken Idlib and other significant cities. If ever there were an example of intervention gone wrong, these two countries are it. The US Iraq invasion was supposed to bring democracy to the Middle East, but instead it has brought ISIS. US “regime change” efforts were supposed to bring Western democracy to Syria but instead al-Qaeda — backed by Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turkey, is remaking the country into an extremist nightmare. Today’s Ron Paul Liberty Report looks at the bad news: