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The Post story about Britain and France, the leading military powers of NATO Europe, depleting their smart-bomb supply in a one-month clash with an African nation of 6 million, and begging the Yanks to come back and win the war for them, raises a major question.
Is the most successful alliance in history, which kept the Red Army of Stalin, Khrushchev and Brezhnev from smashing through the Fulda Gap and reaching the Channel, a hollow shell?
Is NATO, without America, a paper tiger?
Originally posted by Misoir
Maybe it’s about time to declare NATO a failure and
bring all of our American troops, supplies, and
firepower back home and let European nations defend
themselves entirely. If they can manage that good for
them, I support it! But if they cannot, I will not be
surprised. If the US pulled out of NATO watch
European military spending skyrocket.edit on 4/19/2011 by Misoir because: (no reason given)
Point is, you lot used to be the masters of military and warfare, where did all of that go?