Statements about Military

"Washington has incentivized the militarization of local police precincts."

Documents released by Edward Snowden reveal that American, British and Israeli intelligence agencies worked together to create the Islamic State.  

"This administration is slashing the Navy to pay for more Obamacare."

Israel in the last three weeks has "killed more Palestinian children, more than 200, than the total number of Israeli soldiers killed in military operations since 2006."

Says John Cornyn dodged the draft during the Vietnam War.

There are fewer wars, there are fewer people dying in wars "now than there have been in quite some time."

"The so-called defense minister of the People's Republic of Donetsk ... actually posted a bragging social media posting of having shot down a military transport. And then when it became apparent it was civilian, they pulled it down from social media."  

Former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney are "unable to visit Europe due to outstanding warrants."

President Obama has left the U.S. with the lowest number of active-duty troops since before World War II, putting the nation at risk.

"By 2006, the American people were overwhelmingly against the Iraq War."

All 28 members of NATO have "pledged to spend at least 2 percent of their economy on defense. But only three countries do -- Britain, Greece and us."  

"Thousands of Westerners and Americans" are fighting with extremists in eastern Syria and Iraq. 

"At the beginning of World War II, we had a relatively small army, smaller than Portugal’s."

"The U.S. military footprint in Africa is nearly nonexistent."

By 2009, "dozens of senior terrorists had been taken off the battlefield" by drones.

The Obama administration "went to court to keep one of these five in jail at Guantanamo just three years ago because he was such a huge risk."

The Israelis "gave up 1,000 terrorists in return for one sergeant."

"The Pentagon made up" the since-debunked heroics of POW Jessica Lynch as she tried to avoid capture in Iraq.  

Due to actions by President Barack Obama, "the Burger King national headquarters announced this month that they will be pulling their franchises from our military bases."

Says Hillary Clinton "laid the groundwork" for getting chemical weapons out of Syria.

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