The spin of U.S. Senators seeking regime change in Syria is astounding in its ability to evade and forget their own role in the creation of the Islamic State.
I am concerned that our strategy lacks two important elements: a recognition that the Assad regime in Syria must go and a strategy to address the underlying issues that created space for the Islamic State to emerge and metastasize.
– (D) Senator Robert Casey
The underlying reason space was created for ISIS to emerge? Inept, unilateral, American-initiated regime change in Iraq! If you want to read more of the same tired, dull, and irrational American justifications for another bout of regime change in the Middle East, here it is from World Politics Review (quote above included inside).