US continues military build up in Middle East

US continues military build up in Middle East

Citing concerns of ’Iranian aggression’, but declining to offer evidence, the US announced it is sending an additional 1,000 troops to bolster the US garrisons already positioned in the Middle East. The US says it’s large military footprint surrounding Iran on all sides are necessary for peace.

Blake Hobba
Blake Hobba
Cory Pritchard
Cory Pritchard 7 months

Called it about a month ago. The administration is full of war hawks and known war criminals, what do you expect. If the Democrats nominate a peace candidate Trump will lose in 2020.

AY-MO
AY-MO 7 months

Release the dogs of war. So much for America First. In today's world, we don't need the mideast for oil right, let the mideast sink or swim on their own including Isreal

Naidu VGA
Naidu VGA 7 months

Here we go again. Mericans up to their old tricks. When verbal threats don't work, send in the troops.

Seekster
Seekster 7 months

This is for show. 1,000 soldiers are not capable of fighting even a defensive war with Iran. I remember the lead up to the war with Iraq, this doesn't feel like that. The biggest difference is that there just isn't a sizable segment of the population calling for war with Iran.

Captain Obvious
Captain Obvious 7 months

nothing but waaaaas and reeeeees being commented so far... grow a pair or STFU and let the men handle the bad mans...

ConcealCarryProtect
ConcealCarryProtect 7 months

Oh my gosh, people, when you get attacked by Iran you respond. Turning the other cheek does not work with them. These people have engaged in Holy War with anything American or Israeli. We support Israel because they are our only dependable democratic allies in the middle east. They are the frontline against the middle east attacking us.

michael zubas
michael zubas 7 months

BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG wow, war drums sounding good! did you get new drum covers? Yea! BING BONG made from the skins of our enemys! BONG BONG BONG! Whoa.......well, keep hammering away! gotta get paid after all! OKay Jim! BONG BONG BONG BONG BONG /EndJoke

Seed
Seed 7 months

Send those troops back home and cut the saber-rattling

Nika D
Nika D 7 months

Bad Trump! Going the wrong way. Weren’t we withdrawing from Afghanistan? Sounds like we know who really rules in DC.

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