One of the reasons the Islamic State had so much success last years was because 40 M-1 Abrams that Iraq bought with the military aid money provided by US taxpayers magically ended up in the hands of the Islamic State forces. So,now your money is going to be used to “sell” 140 more M-1 tamks to Iraq. It seems to this humble observer of the asylum we all have to live in that it would have made more sense to give the tanks to the Kurds, who would be more likely to use them against the Islamic State forces.
At about $5 million a pop, I’m sure the good folks a General Dynamic are more than happy to keep supplying
the Islamic State Iraq with tanks. After all, they’ve invested a lot of money in our Congresscritters:
Well, that’s what I’m thinking. What are your thoughts?