09 April 2014

"Army goes to war with National Guard, seizes Apache attack helicopters"

With Obama's latest purgings of the U.S. Armed Forces, only those "asleep at the wheel" will be surprised by this latest turn of events. Let the conspiracy theories bloom large as the conspiracy facts unfold, seen and unseen:

The National Guard is following a direct order — but it’s not happy with it. All of the Guard’s AH-64 Apache helicopters are scheduled to go to the active Army, and there’s nothing its top brass can do about it.

“None of us like what we’re having to do,” National Guard Chief Gen. Frank Grass told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, the military website Defense One reported. “My big concern right now is figuring out how I’m going to move, and how many states I’m going to have an impact on, and what’s the cost of facilities and to retrain pilots. I’ve got to tackle that because the decision’s been made.”

The entire article from The Washington Times may be read by clicking HERE.