It was about the oil…

March 27, 2014 § Leave a comment

We did not send troops into the Middle East to take possession of oil fields [or] to take over the oil. But we sent them there in large numbers because of the oil-based importance of that region to the world economy and therefore to the U.S. economy and the stability and security of that region was important to us from a national security point of view.

Source: http://my.firedoglake.com/stevehorn1022/2014/03/26/admiral-dennis-blair-we-sent-troops-to-middle-east-because-of-oil-based-importance-of-region/

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