Skip to comments.Pentagon says armed drones now flying over Baghdad to protect US troops and civilians
Posted on 06/27/2014 1:50:42 PM PDT by Citizen Zed
So far, 180 of 300 troops promised by President Barack Obama have arrived in the country. That's 90 advisers and 90 who are setting up an operations and intelligence analysis unit.
A handful of Predators armed with Hellfire missiles are being used over the capital for the new force protection mission, a senior defence official said. The official was not authorized to discuss the new flights on the record and requested anonymity.
Officials stressed that Obama still has not authorized airstrikes against Sunni militants who have been overrunning territory in other parts of the country.
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for the new force protection mission
How about sometime we try a KILL THE FRIGGIN ENEMY MISSION!!
Maybe that might actually work instead of this nonsnese we have been subjecting our troops to.........