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Obama Admin Orders US Aircraft Carrier to Persian Gulf
Breitbart/AP ^ | 14 Jun 2014

Posted on 06/14/2014 9:42:28 PM PDT by kingattax

Edited on 06/14/2014 9:59:53 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

WASHINGTON (AP) Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered an aircraft carrier the USS George H.W. Bush to move from the northern Arabian Sea to the Persian Gulf as President Barack Obama considers possible military options for Iraq.


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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: aircraftcarrier; barackobama; chuckhagel; iraq; ussgeorgehwbush
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1 posted on 06/14/2014 9:42:28 PM PDT by kingattax
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To: kingattax

I hope this is well presented in the press so that Obama can learn of it.


2 posted on 06/14/2014 9:45:16 PM PDT by umgud (I couldn't understand why the ball kept getting bigger......... then it hit me.)
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To: kingattax

Hmm. Did the order go out while Hussein was on the front 9? Or had they already made the turn?


3 posted on 06/14/2014 9:45:31 PM PDT by cardinal4
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To: kingattax

Unfortunately, like most military properties today its loaded with illegal aliens instead of military equipment.....


4 posted on 06/14/2014 9:45:39 PM PDT by Tzimisce
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To: kingattax

I didn’t know the Caliphate had aircraft carriers ... yet.


5 posted on 06/14/2014 9:47:17 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2Million USD for Cruz and/or Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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To: kingattax
Anyone else concerned that it was just a month ago that Iran was talking about sinking a US Carrier and had a scale model barge to demonstrate some of its weapons on.

I don't trust the Big Zero and this whole things with Iran coming in to help “us” just doesn't feel right.

6 posted on 06/14/2014 9:52:12 PM PDT by Robert357 (D.Rather "Hoist with his own petard!" www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1223916/posts)
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To: kingattax

We still have aircraft carriers?


7 posted on 06/14/2014 9:52:27 PM PDT by Telepathic Intruder (The only thing the Left has learned from the failures of socialism is not to call it that)
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To: Telepathic Intruder

Well, if it’s anything like the 400 surface to air missiles that went to Benghazi?


8 posted on 06/14/2014 9:53:13 PM PDT by Kackikat
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To: Robert357

I believe we are all uneasy not knowing what they are planning to get out of this ‘so-called help’.

Check this out about Turkey:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/06/14/iraq-security-turkey-hostages-idUSL5N0OV0MB20140614


9 posted on 06/14/2014 9:54:27 PM PDT by Kackikat
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

we might get conflicting reports over the next few days over who actually ordered the carrier into the Gulf.

the way this circus is being run, maybe moochelle’s mother gave the order - who knows ?


10 posted on 06/14/2014 9:54:28 PM PDT by kingattax (a real American would rather die on his feet than live on his knees.)
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To: Robert357

Don’t you know he has a dream, only its our nightmare


11 posted on 06/14/2014 9:55:43 PM PDT by easternsky
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To: Robert357

very good point, and you aren’t alone.


12 posted on 06/14/2014 9:56:12 PM PDT by kingattax (a real American would rather die on his feet than live on his knees.)
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To: Robert357
I was thinking the same thing.

-PJ

13 posted on 06/14/2014 9:56:18 PM PDT by Political Junkie Too (If you are the Posterity of We the People, then you are a Natural Born Citizen.)
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14 posted on 06/14/2014 9:59:38 PM PDT by LaybackLenny (Sarah Palin - Last Man Standing (Ironic, ain't it?))
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To: kingattax

“this will give the president added flexibility”

For golfing or the bathhouse, he ain’t getting no younger, nope, nope.


15 posted on 06/14/2014 9:59:55 PM PDT by tumblindice (America's founding fathers: all armed conservatives)
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Did they ever fix the shitters on the GHWB? Or are they still using Porta-johns on the flight deck...


16 posted on 06/14/2014 10:01:24 PM PDT by Old Sarge (TINVOWOOT: There Is No Voting Our Way Out Of This)
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To: kingattax

It’s only because no matter what happens, it’ll still be “Bush’s” fault.


17 posted on 06/14/2014 10:44:02 PM PDT by mikefive (RLTW)
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For 3 years, my friend’s been telling me “I think Hussein’s goals include LOSING an AIRCRAFT CARRIER.”

Remember when Obamatollah ordered 5 aircraft carriers into port, at the same time, for servicing? They lined them up like sardines.

The Navy was like WTF is Hussein doing?!

Since Pearl Harbor, THAT ISN’T DONE. B/c it makes them easy to attack and destroy all at once.

So today, as Iran invades Iraq to transform Iraq into its new colony, Hagel sent the USS GWBush (Aircraft Carrier) to the Gulf.

Keep an eye on that carrier.

Hussein’s pulling ‘scorched earth’ at every turn, and I won’t be surprised if he sets up that carrier to get attacked by his moslem allies.

Remember what happened during Benghazi?

US Navy commanding officers refused Hussein’s orders to ‘pick their noses’ for 8 hours while jihadists murdered Ambassador Stevens and tried to murder the other 35 Americans inside the Consulate and CIA Annex.

So the Navy guys refused Hussein’s stand-down order and started preparing to launch rescue forces toward Benghazi, when suddenly............. Their #2 officers (from CIA) relieved them of duty.

Then soon after, they got fired.

I think we’ll see that again, except this time, Iran will launch Chinese-made missiles at our carrier.

It’ll be a huge party for the goddamn diaperhead and his favorite camel(s) in the Lincoln Bedroom.


18 posted on 06/14/2014 10:58:18 PM PDT by LyinLibs (If victims of islam were more "islamophobic," maybe they'd still be alive.)
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To: kingattax

I bet sergeant Chuck enjoys wielding the power he never had when he was in fatigues.


19 posted on 06/14/2014 11:01:46 PM PDT by 353FMG
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Gee, if this had been done before they gobbled up a third of the country and nipped it in the bud, this would be far less serious now and require far less of a response. Now many more are in danger and more resources and time will have to be spent to quell the advance if it can be stopped, and Iraq has had to become more dependent on Iran because they were abandoned by the U.S.


20 posted on 06/14/2014 11:47:01 PM PDT by Republican Wildcat
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