Biden may have come to the conclusion that anyone who has friends of this kind no longer needs enemies.
This 'unexpected avalanche' against drug trafficking is not casual, nor does it come from nowhere. It has been prompted by very concrete and provable factors.
<i>American Vice President Joe Biden nearly caused a split in the ranks of the international coalition against the Islamic State. Speaking at Harvard University, he made offending remarks about the U.S. allies that are supporting Washington in the confrontation against the Islamic State group, accusing the governments [Read more]
America answers to no one and it is prepared to make deals with the devil to achieve its goals if necessary.
In other words, as Biden admits, ISIS was created by the methods pursued by the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the group only took the name ISIS in April 2013, long after it had built up significant strength in Syria as part of the US-backed rebel forces fighting the Assad regime.