Punish the Victims?

“But we’re going to keep doing those the same way we have done. We will not willy-nilly go after a target because it’s right there, right now.” So far, at least publicly, the Pentagon has resisted calls to get more aggressive when it comes to airstrikes in Syria. Will increased pressure to target ISIS and to develop a new set of rules of engagement lead to more civilians deaths?

+ MoJo: The Pentagon says it has killed 20,000 isis fighters — and just 6 civilians.

+ According to Amnesty, at least 200 civilians were killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria over a two month period.

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