Obama: Arm Somalis, Disarm Americans

Published on April 11, 2013

Screen Shot 2013-04-11 at 9.36.27 AMOn the same day President Barack Obama kicked off his week of gun control campaigning in Connecticut, in hopes of passing new gun laws affecting American citizens, Obama on Monday approved the providing of arms to Somalia in order for the African nation’s government to more effectively fight Al-Shabaab terrorist, according to reports.

The White House announced that the Commander in Chief signed a presidential determination allowing for “the furnishing of defense articles and defense services” to Somalia, saying the move will “strengthen the security of the United States and promote world peace.”

“This administration is intent on incrementally disarming Americans while at the same funneling arms that regularly find their way into the hands of terrorists and insurgents eager to kill Americans overseas,” notes former police training officer Kelly Laughlin.

“There are reports that strongly suggest the arms given to Libyan rebels in their fight against a dictator are now being found in the hands of rebels in Syria, many of whom are members of Islamic terrorist organizations,” said Laughlin.

Read more: examiner.com

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