(Even though thoroughly consistent with analysis of Syria in posts here.)
Set up the "rebellion," in order to attack the "rebels"!
Could it be any clearer that the foreign policy of the United States has come to creating enemies in order to perpetuate the "war on terror" everywhere and forever.
Did I mention that they're going to cut Social Security and Medicare to pay for this? ("DC’s Worst-Kept Budget Secret: Lots Of Democrats Support Entitlement Cuts")
From Los Angeles Times: