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Questions you aren’t supposed to ask about ISIS: #1 – those Toyota trucks

by BlackCatte

Part 1 of our “ISIS” series. Part 2 can be seen here

ISIS. Murky, masked, terrifying Bad Guys. Islamic hardliners, doing unspeakably ghastly things in faraway sandy places. A horde poised to be unleashed on the innocent everywhere. They merge in the Jungian western mind with race memories of the Saracen, that other convenient boogey man from a previous and ultimately ill-fated bid to make strategic conquest into a moral Crusade. Fear is the message. And it works.

As with most official narratives, the ISIS trope is left largely unexamined by mainstream media, while at the same time being used as a major motivation for continued and increasing war in the Middle East. Given the growing chaos in the region, now spreading to Yemen, and the increasingly blurry role ISIS would appear to be playing, as media fear-porn, war-provocateur and enemy of western enemies, we’ve decided to do a short series asking some of the largely un-addressed questions about these people, and who may be offering them direct or indirect support.

How did ISIS acquire those matching Toyota trucks?

The official story is ISIS stole them from the “Good Terrorists”, (Al Nusra), who were originally given their cool wheels by the US government. Which would seem to beg a couple of enquiries. Not least of which is – why are the US giving any terrorists matching fleets of luxury SUVs? And for that matter, how many fleets are we talking about?

The bronze one?

The white-ish one without logos?

The white one with logos?

Or the silver and black one?

We note ISIS seems reluctant to mix and match its various models. Though occasionally a rogue makes it through…


So, exactly how many trucks did the US supply? Where are ISIS currently garaging this impressive collection? And why do they all have to be Toyotas? Is it a terrorist thing, or simply a US Govt preference? Do Toyota mind the brand-association? Or the fact that so many of the ISIS drive-by photo-ops look like perverted car ads?

Which brings us to a truck-related question:

Who takes the photos?

Specifically – who takes those PR style pics of the matching fleets sailing by, replete with gun-toting, flag-waving terrorists leaning out of every window? Are they just being caught in transit by various opportunist photographers? Or are they pre-planned drive-buys for the purpose of publicity?

If the former, then do ISIS travel everywhere like that – with guys leaning out the windows holding massive ISIS flags? Wouldn’t that slow them down and also make them really easy to identify and take out?

If the latter – who is handling their publicity?

Did they make this video?

Is it by any chance the same people who keep giving them free cars?

Part 2 – how does ISIS (allegedly) smuggle one MILLION dollars worth of oil into Turkey every day?


  1. Dan Laurier Beaulieu says

    A few ex-ISIS have gone on record as stating they were recruited in Iraq by the CIA. And were trained alongside settler battalions in the Golan of occupied Palestine.
    American agents at checkpoints offered them a bowl of rice a day, and a patch of dirt on the Arab reservation once Syria was settled.
    It was a better deal than starving in Iraq.

  2. Maggie says

    ISIS headquarter is located in Arizona, United States.
    ISIS professionals can be found working side by side with the U.S. Armed Forces, U.S. Government and Prime Contractors on the ground in such strategic environments as the Middle East.
    ISIS provides dedicated service to support national defense and security departments, as well as government contractors and private business of United States.
    ISIS delivers critical services and support to help government and private organizations achieve mission success in demanding environments around the world including special operations in Middle East like Iraq, Afghanistan, Lebanon and many more.
    THIS company is the one managing Iraq and they are providing a layer of separation for the military. I think THIS company is another Blackwater/Ae/Academi/Greysones and that they are managing, supporting and supervising IDIOTS on the ground in Iraq. It is well known that “ISIS” is now the world’s best funded “terror group”. What better way to accomplish that than this?
    The blatant brazen naming of the “terror front” in Iraq after a military company that specifically works this arena in exactly the way that would be needed to do all of this is in my opinion a dead giveaway,

    Who set up ISIS?
    Ooops! John McCain….

    Rita Katz Terrorist Hunter… daughter of Israeli spy, arrested in Iraq for spying, what is known is she works for a private intelligence firm ‘SITE’, it is speculated that she has also taken up her fathers profession.
    The Mossad agent who has a direct line to Washington.
    All the terrorists give her videos and allow her into their circles to film direct.

    It’s imperative that we look at the background of this Baghdadi woman Rita Katz who has been leading the U.S. intelligence and news establishment around by the nose in a perpetual Purim spiel with strategically timed releases of strategically produced terror videos, the most recent videos alleged to depict the work of an ISIS led by an al Baghdadi. Rita Gubbay Katz and her SITE organization releases ISIS terror videos “before ISIS is able to.”

    Some background information on Rita Katz was given in an interview for Hadassah Magazine, since scrubbed from the internet, but which can still be found at archive.org HERE. (OPEN THE LINK ABOVE)

    How the video effects are produced.

    Who are the ”terrorist” mercenaries, who recruits them, funds them, and trains them?
    AlQaida/AlNusra/Daesh/ISIS/White Helmets? All the same people….. Just different ‘uniforms’

    17th October 2014
    ”Thick smoke ad debris from an airstrike by the US-led coalition risesin Kobani, Syria. (AP/Lefteris Pitarakis)
    WASHINGTON — Since the beginning of the year, the defence stocks of America’s top five arms producers — Lockheed Martin, Boeing, General Dynamics, Raytheon and Northrop Grumman — have risen substantially. Last month, Bloomberg reported that “the biggest U.S. defence companies are trading at record prices as shareholders reap rewards from escalating military conflicts around the world.”
    Arms contractors are “trying to exploit the crisis,” said William Hartung, director of the Arms and Security Project at the Centre for International Policy, a Washington-based think tank aimed at addressing war, corruption, inequality and climate change. It appears they’re succeeding this regard, as investors are greedily buying up stocks of weapons manufacturers. For example, Lockheed Martin’s share prices have risen from $146 a share at the beginning of the year to $174 today.”
    Important to open the link and read the whole article.


  3. miso says

    Wonder also how they have brand new US Army suites

  4. Adrian Chan-Wyles says

    The trucks are coming from exactly the same place as the US military tattooes carried by many of the ISIS thugs…

  5. John says

    One simple question. Who is buying oil from ISIS?

      • Eric_B says

        Russia sells oil, it doesn’t buy it.

          • vlaude says

            Why would Russia buy oil from (give money to) its enemy? Russia is backing Assad. The president of Syria because Assad decided to go with Russia’s plan to build a pipeline from Iran to Europe instead of the U.S. & EU plan to build one from Saudi Arabia. We’re talking TRILLIONS of dollars.

            Why would you give money to someone you’re fighting against?

            The U.S. has already admitted to funding the “good terrorist” .

            Assad & Russia don’t want any terrorist in Surya (including USA).

        • Charlie says

          The last 60 years of imperialism and devastation may indicate a good line of evidence who is really behind all wars and conflicts

      • Carlo says

        Russia is selling and not buying crude oil, stupid!

        • Fritz says

          We buy plenty of oil and we sell plenty of oil. It’s all about the money if you need a simpler explanation.

    • Sherif says

      Many, for example : Israel through Turkey, Saudi arabi ، Emarat, Qatar, Jordan

    • Susan Yeşilkaya says

      40 countries according to Putin

  6. Polish Hero says

    ISIS, dirty Goat’s Fcukers works for States. US supply them by guns, cars, money. US use them as a weapon against Arabia S. OilWar!!! It’s all states fault .

  7. Tony Button says

    If we want to defeat ISIS and prevent them from taking more territory, can’t we just get Toyota to issue a product recall for all Landcruiser and Hilux models ? Why haven’t the CIA thought of this ?

    • Danko says

      Right on. Sounds reasonable and straightforward. But in this inverted world your comment can be seen as sarcastic or ironical or maybe just a joke.
      They can’t do that because they aren’t actually trying to solve the issue of ISIS. ISIS is the symptom of a deeper doctrine of perpetual war the most lucrative enterprise of all time, more powerfull even than almighty Big Pharma.

  8. China might be supplying them, as part of their relentless anti-Japanese propaganda.

  9. JQ says

    The ISIS folks are evil and smart, the know to use the best, most reliable vehicles made (Toyota Land Cruiser pick ups and Toyota Hilux pick ups) those trucks are indestructible (maybe a missile will kill it)

    • So, do they put in bulk orders for the various fleets? To whom? From where? And I wonder who does the stencilled evil logos on the hoods. Maybe the same team who do their green screen work and handle their oil-drilling technology. You have to be a jack of all trades to be a terrorist these days.

      • JQ says

        That’s why they are evil, they got money, probably send regular looking folks who support them to buy them and probably have a paint shop who also supports them.

  10. Keep in mind.. None of those trucks are available to US buyers.. Those are Hilux trucks not Tacomas.. Those “groups” have always found the Toyotas because they could take the torture and abuse without losing the dependability. But the trucks they’re driving didn’t go through a US dealer.

    • Charlie says

      Maybe not a US dealer , but more through a Zionist US government, btw the Israelis are master s of torture and Terror the best trainers of the Israeli Secret Intelligence Service aka ISIS

    • John says

      ISIS doesn’t attack Jews because, as you may have noticed, Jews are rare in the Middle East, at least outside Israel.

  11. Here’s another thought: Israel-CIA-Saudi Arabia.

    Palestinians are the latest victims of ISIS, which serves the interests of the above triumvirate.

  12. What about all the American flags that get burnt or the orange jumpsuits. Where do they get all them from? Find out who is buying them and you will find Isis.

    • i think the point is that “we” know exactly where they are; the further implication is that “we” helped get them there; they are “our” current convenient boogeymen & “our” justification for doing pretty much whatever our Prez deems necessary to protect “our interests” in the region, whether Congress or “the American people” approve or not!

    • John says

      Interest question. Orange jump suits are worn by prisoners in the USA, but nowhere else. Draw your own conclusions.

      • John says

        InterestING. Bloody productive test 🙁

      • Susan Yeşilkaya says

        It seems strange to me that brutal terrorists would dress their victims in the same matching outfits before killing them. Did they just order XL for everyone and then make HD quality videos

  13. john summers says

    you begin with

    “ISIS. Murky, masked, terrifying Bad Guys. Islamic hardliners, doing unspeakably ghastly things in faraway sandy places. A horde poised to be unleashed on the innocent everywhere. They merge in the Jungian western mind with race memories of the Saracen, that other convenient boogey man from a previous and ultimately ill-fated bid to make strategic conquest into a moral Crusade. Fear is the message. And it works.”

    is this the journalism that you purport to in your sanctimonious blurb on your home page ?

    you then continue

    “As with most official narratives, the ISIS trope is left largely unexamined by mainstream media”

    what sort of examination would you like ?
    are we to disregard their home movies of beheadings and crucifixions ?
    are they not doing unspeakably ghastly things ?
    is this all just a ‘convenient bogyman’ created by the western powers and their mainstream media lapdogs (as opposed to your noble journalism) ?
    do you really believe that they “merge in the Jungian western mind with memories of the saracen” (what exactly is a Jungian western mind ?), or is that just your juvenile attempt at journalism ?

    your writing does little to conceal your sense of superiority, your notion that you are enlightening an ignorant western world who are all dupes to the lies of the mainstream media.

    so you “decided to do a short series asking some of the largely un-addressed questions about these people, and who may be offering them direct or indirect support.”

    you really think no one has looked at where these folk get their funding or equipment ?

    your first probing question is
    “How did ISIS acquire those matching Toyota trucks?”

    they are loaded. they have huge amounts of money. they control oil fields and sell vast amounts of oil for vast amounts of money.
    how hard do you think it would be for them to get an order of trucks from a neighboring country ?
    do you think that car dealerships care who is buying their trucks ?

    your other probing questions…..
    who is taking the photos ?
    Is that really a serious question.
    who gives a fuck who is taking the photos.
    they have made videos of beheadings and sent them out on line.
    is taking some snapshots then proof of some conspiracy with a colluding western power ?
    and they are waving flags, another point you raise to question whether we are being duped and given “official narrative”.
    all but 2 of your pictures show them in towns, parading triumphantly. that is what armies do when they want to show their strength.
    all invading or occupying armies do this.

    what a stupid article.

    • Bob says

      So which government pays you to troll for them? You show extreme naivety despite your obvious skills at debate, I don’t believe you are a credible commenter. You will never succeed in misleading anyone with even half a brain, only idiots that have been totally indoctrinated to the idea that the western powers are always the good guys would agree with you.
      ISIS are a false flag outfit set up by the US in the first place. As for the atrocities they commit, they pale in comparison to the horrific automated mass murder of civilians that the US and their allies engage in every single day.

    • Jen says

      Dear John,

      Have you asked or do you know anyone who has asked the Toyota car dealerships in neighbouring countries like Iraq and Turkey who their best customers are and seen the invoices and the invoice amounts for the quantities sold?

      • Jansan says

        Just get One VIN number from oneOof their truckt and then ask TOYOTA to trackback it.

    • Eric_B says

      But who is buying the oil and why isn’t is possbie to just, you know, bomb the oil tankers?

    • Justin says

      John Kerry is on camera stating that Saudi Arabia offered to pay the US Government to invade Syria and overthrow Assad -a long term aim of the US. My guess is that the US aristocracy knew they would be on very risky terrain with the American and European public if, after Iraq and Libya, they were to unleash the Imperial War Machine on yet another poor and defenceless people.
      Even the most uninformed and uncritical working stiffs in the West are starting to suspect that their rulers are liars. The narratives are becoming profoundly threadbare and transparent.Because of this I guess they green lighted Saudi Arabia to arm, mobilize and finance every group of Wahabist headchoppers in the Middle East. The aim, other than satiating Raytheon, Lockheed Martin etcs unstoppable drive for war was for Saudi Arabia’s preferred poodle terrorist group to overthrow the independent, anti -colonial secular Government of Assad and install a barbaric feudal Sunni state. Saudi in all but name it would have been a wet dream for the American aristocracy, delivering near total control of MIddle East oil supplies and therefore salvaging America’s slipping world hegemony. In the absence of a media which is interested in sharing the truth of the world, I guess they got their vehicles from the same source as their other military hardware.

    • Charlie says

      You Zionists sound more and more stupid everyday, go off and watch Fox news or gall at the Daily express , this site is for ” you can’t fool all the people all of the time” individuals

  14. For the desert. Toyota and Nissan are the best cars. They are 4×4 wheel cars and they are not very expensive (i would not fit them on SUV type, for me a SUV is more urban… not this type of cars I see on the pictures). 2) Money, as you may know, ISIS has stolen some petrol stations all along his “empire”. They are selling this stolen petrol to other companies… they also receive donations from people that trust them… for example, muslim (the ones they like ISIS, of course, not all of them) workers on USA or any other country in the world. To shoot good pictures? Well, the last data’s I read, nearly 30 or 40% of ISIS are Occidental young guys that went there to have a “cool and funny experience”, something they have learn’t during his years at school, it’s not hard to take them. (And of course, for sure ISIS has a community manager).

  15. It does make you wonder – the world is a scary place, full of treachery and corruption at high levels – but then, it always has been.

  16. Robert Sandlin says

    Excellent article.And a very interesting question.To expand on that.Did they buy those trucks in the ME (and if so where).Or were they shipped in by the US government.And how,by plane,by ship,and why did no one notice all those trucks coming in.Also,how much did they cost the US taxpayers.And then there is the question of the weapons to ask.

    Here is my thinking on this mess.The ISIS were said to have 20-30 thousand fighters at best.No air force,and no one says about tanks and artillery.So why are armies that number 5-6 times their numbers.And equipped with planes,tanks,artillery,etc,not crushing them like a bug.I doubt it is the “excellence” of US training preventing that.Are their numbers much higher than we are told.And if so where do they come from.Do they have much more equipment than we are told.And if so,did they get that also from Uncle Sam,this mess stinks to high heaven.

    • Luke says

      The problem with fighting these kinds of wars I believe, is that they aren’t targeting just the military of the many countries at war against them, but They are targeting the civilians from those country’s as well. If all these countries went in all guns blazing, the ISIS group would retaliate in suicidal bombings or planned attacks aimed directly at civilians instead of the armies against them. They want society in general to fear them. This isn’t a military against military typical war.

  17. Superb! Exactly the work our MSM should be doing — and the questions they should have started asking months and years ago!

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