Let The Carpet Bombing Begin: U.S. Deploys B-52s In Fight Against ISIS

[Editor’s note: Explain this to me. If interests in Qatar have been funding Daesh to bring down Assad, how come B-52 bombers have been deployed to Qatar to fight Daesh in Syria and Iraq? Who are they really going to bomb?]

from Zero Hedge: 

Several months ago, the US press and military had a field day with Donald Trump’s suggestion to send the heavy equipment to Syria and Iraq and “carpet bomb” the Islamic State. In February, Army Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland, who directs the coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria, butchered the idea and detailed why it’s militarily unacceptable. “Indiscriminate bombing where we don’t care if we are killing innocents or combatants is just inconsistent with our values,” he said in response to a question from CNN on the possibility of using carpet bombing.

“We are the United States of America, and you know we have a set…

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