posted on Sep, 12 2012 @ 11:17 PM
So it seems that its not just the marines heading to Libya, but US officials have stated that 2 warships are on their way to the patrol the coast of
The Pentagon ordered two warships to the Libyan coast in the aftermath of the attack in Benghazi that killed the U.S. ambassador and three
others, U.S. officials said Wednesday.
One destroyer, the USS Laboon, moved to a position off the coast Wednesday, and the USS McFaul is en route and should be stationed off the coast
within days. The officials said the ships, which carry Tomahawk cruise missiles, do not have a specific mission. But they give commanders flexibility
to respond to any mission ordered by the president.
Pentagon spokesman George Little said: "Without commenting on specific ship movements, the United States military regularly takes precautionary
steps when potential contingencies might arise in a given situation. That's not only logical in certain circumstances, it's the prudent thing to
They call these moves precautionary, but I'm not so sure about that.... Trying to make sense of this whole situation is tough. We have the Govt.
officials of Libya apologizing for what happened to these US officials, they are denying any involvement, but the US seems to be pumping its chest,
possibly looking to escalate the situaton.
If these warships are being moved to the coast of Libya, do you think its because the US believes it was more than what we all have been told?
It seems like USA is itching for a fight and it seems that this US embassy situation could be just the excuse to get things going in that region
I hope I'm wrong...
Mods- I ran a search didnt find this story, if its already been said, feel free to 86 this thread
edit on 12-9-2012 by jhn7537 because: (no