Pentagon Leaders Say Trump’s Warning to Iran Is ‘Important, Perfect’ 🇺🇸
Top Pentagon leaders Wednesday called President Trump’s tweet instructing the United States Navy to shoot down and destroy “any and all Iranian gunboats” if they harassed its ships “an important warning” and “perfect.”
China Seizes The Covid-19 Advantage In The South China Sea
☆ China Ramps Up Military Drills & Energy Exploitation In Contested Waterway
While some see China’s nationalistic messaging as a bid to rally its people during difficult Covid-19 times, others view the increasingly aggressive naval maneuvers as a bid to exploit America’s weakened condition to secure new advantage in the hot spot theater.
☆ Meanwhile: Two US Servicemen Killed Yesterday In Iraq
Army Col. Sonny Leggett, spokesman for U.S. forces in Afghanistan, said in a statement that the U.S. is moving ahead with plans to cut the number of forces in the country from about 13,000 to 8,600 over the next four and a half months.
☆ An Islamic State Has No Business Being A NATO Partner
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Monday that “millions” of migrants would soon head for Europe and its open borders, making good on threats made over the past five years to send a flood of people into E.U. heartlands.