So, Zero has asked for authorization to send 1500 more troops into the ISIS conflict. This would more than double the 1400 troops already there, in supposedly advisory positions.
This, of course, is in direct contradiction to the promise he made about not putting any boots on the ground. Worse, US Generals said this was needed back in September. Breitbart has this.
On Fox News Friday evening, retired Army Major General and Fox News Military Analyst Bob Scales told Greta Van Susteren that the US military “knew three months ago” that it needed to send additional troops to Iraq, but “it wasn’t until three days after the election” that the Obama administration agreed to do so.
Scales said, “it [sending more troops] was first discussed back in September when the assessment groups in Iraq came back to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Dempsey…
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