Why is the US government funding/arming terrorists? The US funding the Pakistani Mujahideen and Islamic terrorists to fight against the joint Soviet and Afghan forces in Afghanistan is common knowledge. We have also known reports and phone taps that show that the US was, if not still is, funding rioters in Ukraine: http://defenceforumindia.com/forum/americas/58227-us-spending-20m-week-ukrainian-rioters.html Recently, Venezuela expelled three US VISA stampers for "sabotage," as reported here: http://defenceforumindia.com/forum/...-expels-three-us-diplomats-over-sabotage.html A not so recent event, earlier shrugged off as "conspiracy theory," has not become mainstream. Here goes: Rand Paul: Senate Is Arming Al-Qaeda and Rushing to War in Syria Rand Paul, Republican, Kentucky, and son of, Ron Paul, Republican, Texas. Written by Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.