Tarek Ragheb is an Egyptian American. A senior advisor to a US Aerospace Corporation and its former senior Vice President for 18 years. Currently is the founding Chairman of the African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA) and is a former United States Air Force Officer and US Diplomat. Tarek Ragheb also served as communication Director for the US Republicans Abroad and an investor in Egypt.
The Syrian regime -- regardless of how brutal it is -- has never been a sworn enemy of the United States. That cannot be said of the Islamist fundamentalist radicals who are spearheading the fight against the Syrians.