U.S.-Led Coalition Halts ISIS Fight as It Steels for Iranian Attacks – The New York Times -Huh? Sounds like “Who’s on First?” Routine. Stop attacking ISIS who was attacking everyone because of unsubstantiated claim that Iran allies were attacking Coalition but last year Iran was helping fight ISIS?

The cessation of American operations against the Islamic State is likely to allow what remains of the terrorist group to reconstitute itself in the ungoverned spaces it flourishes in, much as it did when Turkey invaded northern Syria in October.