Call it mission creep on steroids. At the very least, it seems like evidence that the man who, as a presidential candidate, swore he’d “bomb the shit” out of Isis and let the US military win again is doing just that. (As he also said on the campaign trail with appropriately placed air punches: “You gotta knock the hell out of them! Boom! Boom! Boom!”)
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