For goodness sakes, focusing on such trivialities as the model of LAD on one guy's rifle! Straining gnats, while ignoring the elephants in the room.
There will have to be a reassessment of the priorities and resources for Africom, given the responsibilities it has in one of the most volatile regions of the world, said Jack Keane, the retired general who served as the Army vice chief of staff. And certainly a quick response force, with air and ground capabilities, has to be an important part of those resources.
Africom has no quick-reaction force?