Wednesday, September 17, 2003
And wherever would we get the troops for a run into Syria?
posted by lazarus |
Yahoo! News - Myers: U.S. Reassessing Balkan Troop Commitment: "PRISTINA, Serbia and Montenegro (Reuters) - Top U.S. military officer Richard Myers said Wednesday that U.S. peacekeeping troops in the Balkans would not be pulled out unilaterally from Kosovo or Bosnia.
But Myers, in Kosovo to visit U.S. troops, said the United States was reassessing its involvement with an option 'on the table' for a European force to take over.
With the U.S. military stretched thin, the Air Force General and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said the Pentagon was reviewing commitments including the Balkans. "