Seems they were spreading without any of our help. You don't think the former US Chief of Staff for the Army got it wrong did you?
The former vice chief of staff of the Army warned the Senate Armed Services Committee today that al-Qaeda has “grown fourfold in the last five years.” “AQ and its affiliates exceeds Iran in beginning to dominate multiple countries,” retired four-star Gen. Jack Keane testified.
Using a term that the Obama administration now eschews, Keane called radical Islam “the major security challenge of our generation…”The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, ISIS, is an outgrowth from Al-Qaeda in Iraq, which was defeated in Iraq by 2009.” “After U.S. troops pulled out of Iraq in 2011, ISIS reemerged as a terrorist organization in Iraq, moved into Syria in 2012, and began seizing towns and villages from the Syria-Iraq border all the way to the western Syria from Aleppo to Damascus,” he reminded the committee.
That leads to an “unmistakable” conclusion that “our policies have failed,” Keane added.....snip~
Four-Star General Tells Congress: Al-Qaeda Has “Grown Four-Fold in Last Five Years” | The Gateway Pundit
Sadly, the horrors spawned by the Muslim religion seem to know no bounds. As capitulation to Muslim ideology happens across the West, we become closer daily to this being a fact of life for nations that grew out of the medieval age.
In today's communications flooded society, there is no such thing as keeping news, any news, from the public. The only way to combat this is to expose it as broadly as possible and condemn it in every way possible. And condemning it in every way possible does not include catering to it and negotiating with it and political correct nonsense that tries to deflect from what it is.
A Canadian conservative is one who believes in limited government and that the government should stay out of our wallets and out of our bedrooms.