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I -- Syrian crisis is far from over as the Obama administration -- support and logistics to help opposition forces that's been confirmed.
Where are we helping the wrong rebels our next guest just return for a fact finding mission in Syria -- he's been there at three.
Times with us right now retired US army general Paul -- general.
Is -- is Senator John McCain pushing us to back the wrong people in your estimation.
Well he is is said so convoluted or they're so complex you can only sorted out when you -- on the ground and I want -- to be questioned Free Syrian Army which of the true opposition forces.
So -- so -- McCain and the others are supporting general Idris who's become a puppet of the Muslim Brotherhood.
And funded by cutters so what same scenario almost there was an Egypt.
So you have to know who the players are over there in the true opposition forces.
Of the Free Syrian Army under colonel Riyadh.
That just senile Senator McCain was there -- -- he says he's definitely -- -- a brother -- -- directly so tell me about this general Riyadh that you you are in contact with.
Well -- -- I was actually one of the first defectors from the inside government.
-- formed a Free Syrian Army.
Then after he'd defected.
Many of the higher rankings civilians and general not not over 400.
Of the the factors that have come across to join the Free Syrian Army.
And so when you get over there and you've got them all loud and you find out there -- secularist or not radical Islamist.
But they're offending their way trying to make things happen on the ground and not getting the support they knew you were sporting -- wrong people over there -- -- general do you think it's possibly you think the forces about a 100000 of course we have this map here.
That looks of the entire area and what's it's right over my right shoulder.
While experiencing the neighbors they all -- -- stake in Syria do you think it's possible for us to write checks India mares in the guns to the people.
That we want and keep it away from the rebels we don't want.
Absolutely it could it can be done through a Turkey.
I -- across the border.
Try to go across them the day that the -- gas was laid on the districts in Damascus.
Could not -- ball over that day one over the next day with -- -- the generals who defected and senior commanders.
And there was a security force of 401 into a lot -- I went almost 280 kilometers inside and northern Syria they're through the villages over quantity so I could see on the ground what was happening who is in charge and what the layout was the organization so -- more time it's it's you know really it's colonel Riyadh.
And it's George version there's a different version of the Free Syrian Army.
That's correct and I have met with -- might even -- -- O'Brien with the Muslim Brotherhood and Al-Jazeera.
Did a press conference over there are so I did a total betting -- not been done by any government organization.
And I won over initially for humanitarian reasons the first time right so I know -- paying you correct.
That's correct all right so general you're -- has the government reached out to you for some advice in this area.
Well I met with several members of congress yesterday and submitted our reports to them but.
Basically the the CIA of the Department of Defense.
I also gave them targeting information because the Free Syrian Army really needs the Syrian air force to be taken out.
Because of their -- -- -- a capability to mass attacks on the civilian population and the opposition forces well general thanks doing the hard -- and sharing -- here with us here on FOX & Friends appreciate it.
-- valley thanks so much.
My pleasure Brian all right next.
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