ISIS IS US: Links in a Diabolical Daisy-Chain

ISIS IS US: Links in a Diabolical Daisy-Chain

General Background:

The extent of empire:

US military covers 3/4 of the planet

35 Countries Where the U.S. Has Supported Fascists, Drug Lords and Terrorists:

US false flag terror:

And more widely:

CIA meddling: not just in our media:

Guess where we learned our Russophobia too?:

Now journalists may be targeted as enemy combatants:

50 things to know about the CIA:

Brit and US intel collaboration makes an end-run around the law:

Onto the Middle East:

Why leave good opium to the Taliban?:

Craig Hugh Smith on an American “deep state” (one among several possible, one article among many):

Cheney’s Iran lie:

Intel and disinformation:

Essential Background to all of this: The Corrupt Origins of Central Banking in America by Thomas J. Dilorenzo:

Origins of the national security state; David Talbot on Allen Dulles:

Ike’s “congressional-military-industrial complex”:“military-industrial-complex”

‘All wars are bankers wars’: (not so far-fetched as you may think):

Catherine Austin Fitts interview (the “financial coup d’etat” of 2008):

Dr Paul Craig Roberts (ex Asst Sect’y Treasury) Corporate Power and Re-enserfment

Genies and Genocide: Syria, Israel, Russia and Much Oil -William Engdahl


Cynthia McKinney grills Rumsfeld (and gets no support whatsoever…. wonder why?:

Cynthia McKinney on the AIPAC pledges

Francesco Cossiga ex President of Italy (a man who knows Gladio well): Mossad and CIA behind 9/11:

Short overview of Gladio, US-CIA “stay behind” anti-Commie program in Europe, responsible for Bologna train bombing and other atrocities

BBC on Gladio 2 hour documentary, 2011

Vincenzo Vinciguerra Ordine Nuovo

Vincenzo Vinciguerra Ordine Nuovo

Gladio: no military role; rather

Gladio: no military role; rather “internal subversion”

Gladio was not dismembered when it came to light in Italy in the 90’s, but spread and mutated: Sibel Edmonds on Gladio B (Turkey and elsewhere): 

Sibel Edmonds on Gladio B (“Islamist” version, from 1990’s) Part 2:

James Corbett lecture on Gladio B

Token African precedent: Lest we forget “destabilize and asset-strip” is an old strategy of Western elites, a searing, brilliant Mallence Bart Williams at TEDtalks in Berlin:

Blast from the Past (1996): Sect’y of State Madeleine Albright: “it is worth a half-million dead Iraqi children” (what “it” is that?):

another blast, from further back: Remembering “our” mujahidiin:

And from yet further back: “Conspiracy theory”: a CIA “category conspiracy” to quell Warren Commission criticism:

A contemporary conspiracy that deserves more attention: Sibel Edmond’s testimony on Dennis Hastert: 2009 (charges suppressed in the recent plea deal):

Eternal quotations from the inimitable W: here the hairy tongue speaks on foreign affairs “international law? I better call my lawyer, he didn’t tell me about that”

ISIS, Syria, Iraq

This is a lengthy bibliography of sources on the Syrian civil wars and the creation of ISIS compiled by Kevin Borge. Much more thorough than what I am presenting:


General Wesley Clark : “7 countries in 5 years”: a “the neo-con policy coup” of 2001 (Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Iran)

Amy Goodman (Democracy Now) interviews General Wesley Clark, Mar 3, 2007 (1 hour):

A 15-minute clip from the same interview:

General Clark on neo-con “policy coup” (8 min clip) Oct 2 2007 Commonwealth Club of California; San Francisco:

A short piece showing overlap of oil interests and the tactics of terror:

Prof Michel Chossudovsky “Al Qaeda and the ‘War on Terrorism'” (Jan 20, 2008)

4 million Muslims dead in West’s wars – Does this qualify as genocide?

Reshuffling Eurasia’s energy deck — Iran, China and Pipelineistan: Pepe Escobar

More on oil and people

Pepe Escobar on the Russian visit of Prince Bandar bin Sultan (aka Bandar “Bush”):

Pepe Escobar interviewed by James Corbett

Telegraph on same:

Syria: the Intransigent Domino

BoilingFrogsPosts Roundtable : July 2015: James Corbett and Cristoph Germann:

CorbettReport: Who is Really Behind ISIS (Sept 25, 2014) (1 hour report):                            also at:

CIA Interventions in Syria: A Partial Timeline: By Michael S. Rozeff Oct 2, 2015:

Michel Chossodovsky: 26 Things about ISIS That Obama Does Not Want You to Know:

Jim Fetzer: Top 10 reasons we know ISIS is US:

Eric Zuesse: Uprising against Assad was Engineered in DC:

China is involved too:

The Ambivialent War on ISIS (like that on “terror”, “drugs,”…)

The Guardian: ISIS alliance: Nothing to Show after a Year:

Counterpunch: Syria Media Propaganda:

Eric Zuesse: Western Alliance Crumbling:

The party line

Its “blowback”

McCain Poses With Alleged Terrorists — Proof That Involvement in Syria Is a Bad Idea: (HuffPost May 2013)

Lindsay Graham instructs Gen Dempsey on the difference between “funding” terrorism and “embracing” terrorism (good guys do the former):

ISIS, Syria, Iraq

Prelims to 2011

Jonathan Marshall: Excellent two-part overview article:

part 1:

part 2:

Julian Assange Reveals 2006 Plan To Destroy Syria. (Assange on the Roebuck cable starts about 5:00):

The 2006 Ambassador Roebuck cable from Damascus: “make Assad overreact; feed sectarianism; facilitate extremism”:

Seymour Hersh:  support for “Sunni moderates” handled by “Bandar Bush” and Saudi extremists:

WikiLeaks cables (Apr 18, 2011) show that the US had been funneling money to Syria’s opposition for several years:

2009 followup cable:

An article mentioning the role of the drought in Syria:

2011-12: Early Violence in Syria

A general article:

Dr. Michel Chossodovsky on Syria protests, March 2011:

A good overview of early violence, on both sides, but mainly addresses the irrational intransigence of some of the early “rebels” (agent provacateur, such as those found in Ferguson.):

MintPressNews: 5 min video from 2014: An OK overview, mostly putting the blame elsewhere (on our allies) and on our negligence:

LIBYA 2011

Alternative view on the invasion of Libya:

Ellen Brown on the rapacious economic motives for Ghedaffi’s overthrow:

Hillary eulogizes Ghedaffi: we came we saw he died:

2012 DIA report: ‘the West, Turkey, and Gulf States behind Islamist Extremist “Syrian” rebels projecting the rise of a Salafist state:

The document obtained by Judicial Watch in a FOIA lawsuit related to Benghazi. In fact, the US oversaw shipments of Libyan arms to Syrian rebels from the Muslim Brotherhood, al-Qaeda, and other Salafist extremists.):

Dr. Nafeez Ahmad analysis of DIA report:

Article contains interview with Dr. Nafeez Ahmad:

… confirmed by ex-dia chief general michael Flynn: the rise of isis was “Willful intent” of US policy

Mehdi Hasan (al-Jazeera) interview with Gen M. Flynn, director of DIA at time. He confirms the rise of ISIS was a passive but “willed intent” of the US, though Gen Flynn is critical of the policy:

Commentary about the DIA report and General Flynn’s al-Jazeera interview.

Ron Paul on Gen Flynn’s interview: Aug 7:

Two posts from Veteran’s Today:

Countering the blowback….: 

Juan Cole’s curious assessment (no West involvement), and republication of the DIA report which plainly says the opposite::

Daily Beast: “Nothing to see here, move along, move along…!”

2012 “Putin ready to abandon Assad for peace; West declines, thinking and preferring he fall to force”: Former Finnish president and Nobel peace prize laureate Martti Ahtisaari

Saudi anti-Iran lobby in Congress


Already in 2013,  FSA dissolving:

CIA weapons to Syrian rebels:

US and Europe in “major airlift of arms to Syrian rebels inc Ahrar al-Sham through Zagreb” March 2013:

Arms from Petraeus, Qatar, Saud, Turkey, Jordan to Ahrar al-Sham and other not-so-moderates


2013: Chemical Weapons in Syria: 

Sect’y State John Kerry’s litany of lies (and insignificant truisms):

Quickly doubts emerge:

Russian FM Lavrov solves matters: offers to remove Syria’s chemical weapons:

Lavrov defuses matters:


Sarin gas is not Assad’s:

Saudi’s and Sarin gas:

Wayne Madsen for Oriental Review and Veteran’s Today:

BBC and CIA try to frame chemical weapons attacks, badly:

Assad and Syria

The Metamorphosis of Bashar al-Assad: Thierry Meyssan (VoltaireNet):

2012 elections:

Why the US, UK, EU & Israel hate Syria:

“Syrian Girl” on the refugee crisis:

Opinion Polls: Syrians blame US for ISIS, feel Syrians can live together again:

2014 elections:

2014 UK and allied support for ISIS

The man behind the chaos: John McCain, Conductor of the “Arab Spring” and Caliph-Maker:

Arab spring: Appropriated by US NGO’s

How John McCain Wound Up Canoodling With Terrorists by Justin Raimondo, September 26, 2014 :

UK planes downed in Iraq: supplying ISIS

2014: Controlled Opposition; Plan B: The alternate story: its not US, its our bully-buddies!! (Turkey and Saudi involvement)

US munitions drops to ISIS “accidental acc to WaPo

Now That They Have Been Caught Israel Says it will Halt Medical Care for Syria’s al-Nusra Front

The Atlantic: ISIS IS SA’UD:  June 2014 ‘Thank God for the Saudis’: ISIS, Iraq, and the Lessons of Blowback”:

Daily Beast (voice of neo-cons) deflects attention by tattling on allies

Leaked Recording Confirms Turkish “False Flag” Attack March 2014:

Nepotism and Terrorism: Erdogan’s Son Caught Dealing with al-Qaeda financier

Several of many Veteran’s Today articles on US involvement:

Corbett Report (1 hr) on Turkey in late August: James Corbett and Sibel Edmonds:

About those “barrel bombs” :

Al-Maliki (former Iraqi PM): “What happened in Mosul was a conspiracy planned in Ankara, then the conspiracy moved to Arbil”/Turkey replies

Speech of Colonel-General Igor Sergun, Head of the Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia

Short clip from Valdai 2014: Putin explains how Obama created ISIS

How John McCain Wound Up Canoodling With Terrorists by Justin Raimondo, Sept 2014:

A large cache of Israeli weapons seized in Zabadani:


According to Russians, Syria views Russian intervention as heroic:

And US as ISIS:

So does Syria’s president (Russian TV interview with Bashar al-Assad):

And so does ISIS itself. ISIS Leader Admits We Are Funded By Obama June 2015:

10 quotes from the interview:

Assad also blames Israel:

But then so do many US military blame the US and Israel:

IDF air support for ISIS:

14 Years after 9/11, US, Israel Tempted to ally with Al-Qaeda in Syria

Many American GIs have had enough:

A PressTV interview with Steven Kelley, former CIA and NSA contractor:

Good Syrian report by PBS

Ramblings and reasons of neo-cons

Porter Goss, ex-CIA director, on Turkey’s dime:

Michael O’Hanlon (Brookings Institute) “Deconstructing Syria” (the updated neo-con blueprint for chaos and destruction and takeover):

Jonas E. Alexis:

Awe-struck by ISIS: Complimenting their bomb making:

More Brookings Inst fear porn:

and ThAT was the f-ing news!

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