The battle for northern Aleppo has recently intensified between the Turkish-backed rebels and their current adversaries from the predominately Kurdish “People’s Protection Units” (YPG); however, not many observers would have predicted the all-out war taking place between these once civil factions.

It is bad enough that these factions are fighting one another in northern Syria; but, to make it even more interesting, the Free Syrian Army’s 13th Division (Turkish backed) fired a U.S. manufactured TOW missile at an armored vehicle belonging to the U.S. backed “Syrian Democratic Forces” (YPG ally) in the Aleppo Governorate’s northern countryside.

Yes, the Turkish-backed “moderate rebels” that were once visited by U.S. Senator John McCain in northern Syria are now firing U.S. manufactured missiles at the U.S.-backed rebels.

While these missiles were most likely delivered to the Turkish-backed rebels by their Gulf allies (specifically Saudi Arabia), the U.S. government is not ignorant to the weapon transfers taking place inside Syria; especially, when they involve weapons that were manufactured in the U.S.

However, this does raise a few questions: why do opposing rebel groups have access to these advanced missiles? and what is the U.S. doing to limit the transfer of these weapons to extremist groups?

The Turkish-backed rebels are fighting side-by-side with radical groups that are designated as “terrorist organizations” by the U.S. State Department; yet, the U.S. is unable to halt the distribution of their weapons to Jihadist factions like Harakat Ahrar Al-Sham.

However, there is not much the U.S. can do anymore, as their Gulf allies have invested too much time and money in proliferating weapons to groups that fall short of being considered “moderate”.

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All the U.S. government can do now is watch this comedy of errors from afar.

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Supplicant of Stuff
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I can’t wait until Trump takes the nukes out of Turkey and tells Putin, “do as you will.”

Terry
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Terry

that sounds so stupid but it’s true ????

MILOS ILIC
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MILOS ILIC

how ironic…

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@TerryDemetriou @DWPscumbags
“what is the U.S. doing…?” -#REMEMBER #US #WWII ->help to kill! https://t.co/CjPMoaji1O

Mario Bosconovitch
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Mario Bosconovitch

Thomas Kolvenbag Good god.

Michael Hovannesjan
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Michael Hovannesjan
Gabriel Martin
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Gabriel Martin

What a freaking mess the U.S. got in.

Gabriel Martin
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Gabriel Martin

Alfredo Parra our government is stupid as f**k.

Alfredo Parra
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Alfredo Parra

Hahahah so trve

Gabriel Martin
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Gabriel Martin

Your mom’s tax payer money being used. Lol

Laura Jean Moncrieff
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Laura Jean Moncrieff

while the Sauds will be dropping Russian bombs on Syria…win/win for arms merchants wouldn’t you say???…Jolly good sport old chum eh what o.O

Redbaron9495
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Redbaron9495

Saudis don’t have any Russian bombs….they don’t fit their British & American Aircraft!
Stick to spending your time in the Kitchen!

Azhar Mehar
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Azhar Mehar

U.S missiles fighting with each other…it’s not funny but dam serious????

Kanimasi
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Kanimasi

mint…

Robert Beckett
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Robert Beckett

Arming both sides at same time , its like a slot machine that never fails to pay out .

John kovac
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@blackhat1811 Good!