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Reality Check: Sen. McCain visits rebels in Syria, Congressman questions al-Qaeda ties

(FOX19) -

A secret visit to Syria over Memorial Day weekend by Senator John McCain.

The Senator, meeting with leaders of the Free Syrian Army, as Washington debates whether or not to arm the rebels.

But is arming the rebels a good idea?

Ben has the Reality Check you won't see anywhere else.

Sources:

http://www.ksl.com/?nid=235&sid=23223602

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130409/qaeda-iraq-confirms-syrias-nusra-part-network

http://thehill.com/blogs/global-affairs/middle-east-north-africa/302049-mccain-visits-syria-to-meet-with-rebels#ixzz2UcQMXFKF

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