I assume you are speaking as an ex marine yourself?
Now that Splinter got canned (and the rest will follow because Kinja is not a worthy commenting system as it is now), what political sites would people suggest? I’m into laughing at Trump’s brain functions, so no RWNJ sites please.
You don't maintain endless war with the equipment you want. You maintain endless war with the equipment you've got. Jesus said that.
I don’t understand why the US takes the blame for unfavorable events in the middle east. where is EVERYONE ELSE’S military. How did this suddenly become OUR job? The us will send thousands of troops and europe will send a token few dozen special forces ..... I am this close to being in favor of the US going back to… Read more
Trumpkins has been bragging about how Saudi Arabia is paying for our support. The US military is just a mercenary force to him, something to be rented out for profit.
Those damn Iranians, moving their country closer to our troops again.
“Peacekeeping is for pussies, we’re here to kick ass!” is about as sophisticated as the current administration and it’s adherents can muster.
I’m interested to see how this meshes with the de-escalation talks that were just wrapped up last week with Iraq and Pakistan acting as mediators. This defensive arms movement seems like typical political maneuvering more than a genuine well thought-out military response. Iran is eager to prise Saudi away from the US… Read more