Wed Apr 17, 2013, 03:47 PM
Bosonic (3,746 posts)
US to deploy 200 troops to Jordan over Syria war: minister
AMMAN — The United States plans to deploy 200 troops in Jordan because of "the deteriorating situation" in war-torn Syria, Information Minister Mohammad Momani said on Wednesday.
"The deployment of the troops is part of US-Jordanian military cooperation to boost the Jordanian armed forces in light of the deteriorating situation in Syria," Momani told AFP.
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|Comrade Grumpy||Apr 2013||#9|
Response to TwilightGardener (Reply #2)
Wed Apr 17, 2013, 09:16 PM
John2 (2,730 posts)
7. If you had military training and
knew all the capabilities of the military, you probably could figure it out. Congress nor the Obama Administration can fool me one bit. I'll give you a clue, go back to the beginnings of every U.S. War since Vietnam. How do you get troops on the ground when there is no public opinion for it? Drip,Drip, Drip.
Response to Bosonic (Original post)
Wed Apr 17, 2013, 04:14 PM
azurnoir (44,377 posts)
3. didn't ya just know it 'had' to happen
can't keep our noses out of it
wonder if King Playstatio er Abdullah and John Kerry will do a Daily Show spot talking this up?