You pretty much know that this story is bullshit because it came from the Guardian, and I was all set to give it a proper fisking, but why bother?
Juan Cole already did – and he is way smarter than I am, so through the miracle of Copy-Paste-I present it to you:
I suppose I have to link to this silly article by poor Simon Tisdall in of all places, The Guardian, whom someone is using to push a sinister agenda. Yes, its sources are looney in positing a coming offensive jointly sponsored by
Does anyone else see a reprise of the Cheneyesque “Office of Special Plans” that cooked up the lies to launch the Iraq War? Seriously – Cheney makes a visit to the
I call shenanigans.
And oh, yeah...