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THE DEPARTURE OF JAMES MATTIS

I have a lot of respect for James (Mad Dog) Mattis. He was an excellent choice for Secretary of Defense at a time 2 years ago when there was a glaring need to reorganize the US Military that had been virtually abandoned by the anti-Military Obama Regime. Mattis’ talents in the areas of logistics, organization, and manpower allocation were sorely …

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Iraqi Federal Police — Wasting US Tax Dollars

This image was sent out as a PR release this week. It shows Iraqi Federal Police on a training cycle. Looking closely I can only hope these are cadets. Not that it matters much either way. Now before I get too deep into the snark, we have to admit the following maximum from the United States Marine Corps: “Don’t send …

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Russian Troops Capture Mosin Sniper in Syria

War is a funny thing. It is always a wonder, for both sides, what weapons turn up. In this case it is reported that Russian troops deployed in Syria have run across some old Soviet Mosin Sniper Rifles. Where these weapons originated once out of Russia is anyone’s guess. Perhaps they were sold to the Syrian government as a former …