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Dempsey outlines Syria options, including deployment of ‘thousands’ of ground forces
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| July 23, 2013
Posted on 07/23/2013 6:38:01 AM PDT by don-o
The nation's top military officer has laid out five options the Obama administration is considering on Syria, including "limited" strikes against the Assad regime and an all-out campaign to secure chemical weapons that includes "thousands" of U.S. forces.
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, revealed the options in a letter to Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich. The letter was sent Monday as, on the other side of the Hill, the House Intelligence Committee signed off on the administration's call to arm the Syria opposition -- though the committee, which held that up for weeks, continued to voice reservations.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; Russia; US: Michigan; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: carllevin; israel; jordan; lebanon; martindempsey; michigan; randsconcerntrolls; russia; syria; waronterror
Hmmm - Signed off but voiced reservations?
Sounds like CYA 101.
posted on 07/23/2013 6:38:01 AM PDT
Boots on the Ground to go after WMD.
Hmmm.....where have we seen THIS before?
Our homosexualist military brass is planning to bomb a country that is no threat to the American people in order to install Christian slaughtering Al Qaeda terrorists as the new rulers.
Shouldn't they be arrested for aiding and abetting known terrorists. If they were regular American citizens they would be disappeared under the NDAA.
Gads, Hussein has screwed up big time.
posted on 07/23/2013 6:55:05 AM PDT
(This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
The Clown will leave disasters EVERYWHERE when his occupation ends.
Where’s your AUMF, Dempsey?
posted on 07/23/2013 7:11:17 AM PDT
(Islam delenda est)
dempsey is a perfumed prince and, like way too many flag officers, only cares about his ass. we don't have the troops, we don't have the money, both sides hate us and the christians don't trust us and the russians are on the other side. what could possibly go wrong.
i loathe this regieme with all the fury of a billion white hot burning suns.
posted on 07/23/2013 7:23:25 AM PDT
by bravo whiskey
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