Why MOAB was dropped now in Afghanistan? - Page 2




 
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May 13th, 2017  
TeleCabo
 
I Think Trump wants to give a message to Kim Jong-un!
May 13th, 2017  
MontyB
 
 
Kind of a pointless message to send a guy who's bread and butter is convincing the rest of his country that the world is threatening them.
November 19th, 2017  
-- Dusty
 
 
If I ever get to think that me and my sister had some interesting spats when we were kids, all I gotta do is watch the evening news when they tell about Trump and the Kim.
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November 22nd, 2017  
Duty Honor Country
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tuan
Thus, it is just another post-Cold War proxy war between the US and Russia in multiple fronts, which is part and parcel of "The New Great Game
I believe it was a show of force. We have had the GBU-43/B MOAB since 2003 and just used it now. It was likely to get our enemies or possible enemies to rethink their action. The Russian strike at Zelenopillya against 2 Ukrainian BDEs caused a wave of discussions in the US Army before I got out.
 


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