4 thoughts on “Trump gets his military parade — just not as large as Putin’s

  1. Cassandra says:

    “…the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same way in any country.”
    Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring (April 18, 1946) https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/war-games/

  2. Rentatenttent says:

    Planning documents obtained by Newsweek from two Defense Department officials reveal the U.S. intelligence community assessed that the “most likely course of action” is a dwindling of the number of migrants as their caravan reaches the U.S. southern border, with limited transcontinental criminal organizations exploiting the group and “no terrorist infiltration,” an assessment that runs counter to past statements made by the president. (Newsweek 10/31/18) https://www.newsweek.com/trump-administration-migrant-caravan-border-troops-1194215
    “While the Defense Department has yet to reveal costs associated with deploying thousands of U.S. troops to the southwest border, a Pentagon official familiar with the details of the deployment told Newsweek that initial values could start within the $50 million range.
    Adam Isacson, director for Defense Oversight at research and advocacy group the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), has warned that costs for the deployment could cost as much as a million dollars per day.”

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