Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is pressing the Pentagon for details on how it spent the $500 million approved by Congress to train-and-equip Syrian rebels amid questions about some contracts.
“Recent news reports have raised questions about some of the contracts awarded by US Special Operations Command to support the [New Syrian Forces],” the Missouri Democrat, a member of the Armed Services Committee, said in a letter sent to Defense Secretary Ashton Carter.
They should check to see if 800 Toyota Trucks were included in the deal. I would be asking, out of all the money spent to bring down al-Assad’s Regime, how much went to ISIS?