Rand Paul slams Hillary Clinton for 'shoot first' foreign policy that would have given ISIS control of Syria

August 28, 2014 7:19 PM

38 0

In a preview of what could be a bloody 2016 presidential contest, Sen. Rand Paul claimed Wednesday that Hillary Clinton's 'shoot first' foreign policy – if it had succeeded – would have put the terrorist Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) in control of Syria.

Her aggressive advice to President Barack Obama about arming rebel groups there, the Kentucky Republican wrote in an online essay for The Wall Street Journal, represented ISIS's best chance to have a nation-state of its own.

Read more

To category page