America had a chance, according to Catherine Herridge, to hit ISIS while they were still in their camps, massing for their assault on Iraq, but failed to act.
That information is consistent with the views of Rep Mike Rogers (R-MI), Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, that the information was available, we knew what was going on, and simply failed to take action.
She also reports that al-Qaeda in Yemen is operating in Syria in conjunction with the al-Nusra front, the Syrian al-Qaeda affiliate. She further goes on to report a breakdown in the relationship between al-Qaeda in Pakistan and the ISIS leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, describing them as two warring crime families.
Estimates as to the numbers of ISIS fighters stands at 7,000 in Syria and another 3,000 in Iraq.
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