As Barack Obama has already informed the enemy Taliban and al-Qaeda terrorists in Afghanistan of our intent to withdraw most of our troops next year, the same Commander-in-Chief has authorized the deployment of 400 U.S. Army troops to assist the Muslim Brotherhood-dominated Egyptian government, as reported by the Investor's Business Daily (IBD) via Google News on June 24, 2013.
Citing various local sources from the Killeen and Ft. Hood, Texas area, American troopsfrom the sprawling Army post will soon man posts throughout Egypt's Sinai Peninsula as part of a nine-month "peacekeeping mission."
Part of the pre-deployment training includes crowd control measures during protests and riots.
"Soldiers encountered Molotov cocktails and other dangerous items in the training," according to a local TV news station that broke the story out of Killeen. Read more via The Examiner...