posted on May, 10 2011 @ 12:25 PM
Originally posted by CanadianDream420
CNN -- The SEALs that raided bin Laden's compound braced for a fight with Pakistani military, according to The New York Times.
Of course they were prepared - I'm sure they had plenty of air they could have called for if they needed it and other assets at key blocking positions
throughout the city along major avenues of approach. They were prepared to hold off any
hostile encroachment on the objective with a security
By the time the Pakistanis figured it out we were done and on the way home. Heck their military is just like ours when it comes to being ready for
short notice action.
Just because a base next door is there doesn’t mean they can do anything – primarily because it’s an Officer Training base and all the weapons
are in the arms rooms; ammo at the ASP and the people fast asleep in their barracks.
It’d take hours to mount a military response of any kind to a raid like this near our own Military Academy and that would be police not military.
That is if someone could get through the radar and other counter measures. Good thing we are the only country capable of that right now IMO.
Somewhere an odds maker in Las Vegas is making odds on any future engagements.
I give 1 Million to one in USA vs. Pakistan. Both short and long term.
edit on 10/5/2011 by Golf66 because: (no reason given)