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Pentagon confirms: U.S.-trained rebels handed over weapons to al Qaeda operative in Syria

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(Worthy News) - The Pentagon admitted Friday that a U.S.-trained rebel commander in Syria has surrendered trucks and ammunition this week to an al Qaeda affiliate.

Military officials, who had denied media reports on the hand-over days earlier, called the disclosure “very concerning” and a violation of guidelines for the American training program for Syrian rebels, The New York Times reported.

“Unfortunately, we learned late today that the NSF [New Syrian Forces] unit now says it did in fact provide six pickup trucks and a portion of their ammunition to a suspected al-Nusra Front [group],” said Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis, the Independent reported. [ Source ]

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  1. Watching what is happening, it is pretty clear what Obama's plan is. He supports the Muslim Brotherhood. He pulled the US military out of Iraq before the region was stable enough, and he left behind the military equipment which ISIS took over, giving them the power they needed to take over the region. Now Muslim refugees are spreading throughout the Western hemisphere, and the videos coming in show there's a lot more angry and demanding, healthy men than there are women and children. What does this tell you his agenda is?

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