posted on Aug, 31 2005 @ 09:02 AM
We are having a crisis of magnitude proportions in the south with the devastated areas of the hurricane.
The National Guard is to be mobilized to stop the looting and random sporadic violence that eventually will come when is not authority control in an
Yesterday the news media show even police officers looting in a wal-mart in New Orleans.
Are we facing heavy security problems in the south? When a city as big as new Orleans has to take its citizens and move them to another area for
safety unrest and violence are to erupt, you can not have 100 of thousand of people around in a desperate mode without some complications.
Is our nation ready for something of this magnitude?
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (CNN) -- National Guard troops moved toward the French Quarter in an effort to stop rising unrest in flood-stricken New Orleans
late Tuesday as police reported looting, attempted carjacking and shootings near the city's main shelter.
Some citizens are carrying weapons in open displace in many areas some to defend themselves others to cause damage.
How many National Guard troops we are going to need to take control? Are we ready for it? Do we have enough?
Hundreds of people were looting businesses downtown, throwing rocks through windows and hauling away goods from stores. Some looters were brazenly
trying on clothes in the street. Police said the looting was happening citywide.
This is going to be the biggest test a president will have to go through in his term in office the stress of the situation most be incredible.