Jihadist insurgents have always done their work by infiltrating the civilian population, and attacking legitimate governments from within that cover. NATO, on the other hand, has always advanced the interests of its robber baron :"capitalists" in regions of the former European colonial administrations. And worse. The fates of Libya and Syria are prime examples, with Egypt not far behind. Jihadists are not interested in democracy, but in domination.
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