The House on Wednesday approved President Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS.
With significant opposition to the proposal in both parties, the vote was 273 -156. More than one third of the House -- 71 Republicans and 85 Democrats -- voted no.
Moderate and Islamist rebel groups in a Damascus suburb in Syria signed a "non-aggression" agreement with the Islamic State (ISIS), a Syrian monitoring group said. Some of the brigades are part of the U.S.-backed Syrian Revolutionary Front but have now agreed to a truce in Hajar al-Assad with ISIS in order to take down Syrian President Bashar Assad read more
There has been an ongoing distortion of McGovern here and his views, so I feel the words from the man himself to Obama would trump any distortion. read more