And therefore, al Qaeda's slightly-more-sinister brothers in terror, the Qaeda offspring known variously as al-Nusra, ISIL, ISIS, and Islamic State, can safely be deemed Pentagon spawn too.
The think tank here at Falling Downs had our suspicions way back in '11, when it became obvious that those "Libyan rebels" NATO was continuously driving forward were nothing more or less than particularly lazy and particularly drug-addled al Qaeda "terrorists."
Once we had facilitated their triumph over the evil Gaddafi, it was on to greater triumphs!
That's why the US and her eager minions in the Gulf have been busy helping al Qaeda and its manifold mutations bring freedom to Syria for the last four years!
When you step back and think about it, back far enough so that your head is at least briefly clear of the propaganda smog, you can see the win-win here.
Fabricate an enemy and arm them to the teeth.
Bomb them to ratshit.
Arm them to the teeth again.
... repeat cycle.
It's been going on for years now.