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Or Stallone, because you know, Rambo.
originally posted by: 0zzymand0s
a reply to: CriticalStinker
None of the grownups in Washington approve of leaving our allies in the lurch and ceding control of the region to Russia, Turkey and Assad.
They're all poopyheads!
originally posted by: RexKramerPRT
My views on treating allies with respect and also being clear-eyed about both malign actors and strategic competitors are strongly held and informed by over four decades of immersion in these issues. We must do everything possible to advance an international order that is most conducive to our security, prosperity and values, and we are strengthened in this effort by the solidarity of our alliances. Because you?have the right to have a Secretary of Defense whose views are better aligned with yours on these and other subjects, I believe it is right for me to step down from my position.
originally posted by: DBCowboy
a reply to: gortex
Because I, for one, am tired of our country fighting wars not to win, but to perpetuate war.
originally posted by: CriticalStinker
If he doesn't like the Syria move...
Good riddance ya war monger.
a fundamental characteristic that is consistent with all definitions of a superpower is a nation or state that has mastered the seven dimensions of state power: geography, population, economy, resources, military, diplomacy and national identity.