Mudcat Café message #3561331 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #151984   Message #3561331
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
25-Sep-13 - 08:59 PM
Thread Name: BS: chemical weapons in Syria
Subject: RE: BS: chemical weapons in Syria
"but does it really benefit the people of Syria, Libya, Egypt to rise up against the power of extreme Islam?"

That's not what's been happening. Syria Libya and Egypt were all secular dictatorships, as was Iraq (and for that matter Iran before their revolution), and extreme Islamists were an important element among those rising up.