Ex-US Intelligence Chief on Islamic State’s Rise: ‘We Were Too Dumb’

 

“Without the Iraq war, Islamic State wouldn’t exist today, former US special forces chief Mike Flynn openly admits. In an interview, he explains IS’ rise to become a professional force and how the Americans allowed its future leader to slip out of their hands.”

 

 

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