Monday, November 30, 2015

Info on Tap

Said a longtime RJC board member based in New York City, who requested anonymity to speak freely.

Since that time, American combat troops have been continuously fighting wars on multiple continents; the budget deficit for FY2016 is projected to be $474 billion; and the terrorist threat has exploded in capacity and capability, representing a serious threat to the United States.

Saddam Hussein was a limited threat to other countries in the region and his country had no terrorist presence and Iraq posed no danger to the U.S, now large parts of Iraq are beyond the control of the dysfunctional government in Baghdad, and the country is a veritable breeding ground for regional and global terror threats, not to mention being highly influenced by Iran.