17 years after 9/11, Al-Qaeda rebranded by US government & media as besieged rebels — RT US News

17 years after 9/11, Al-Qaeda rebranded by US government & media as besieged rebels

Seventeen years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the US government and media outlets have decided that Al-Qaeda is now a rebel group worthy of our sympathy. The cynical narrative change is par for the course, experts told RT.

As somber newspaper headlines mark the anniversary of the devastating attacks, some commentators have pointed out that the terrorist group accused of murdering 3,000 Americans seventeen years ago is now occupying northeastern Syria – with the US threatening to take military action if the “rebels” are evicted from the region by the Syrian army and its allies.

via 17 years after 9/11, Al-Qaeda rebranded by US government & media as besieged rebels — RT US News

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