I am already against the next was!! Why is violence always the first step? Violence begets violence ….
US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
The military and congressional leaders are pressuring President Barack Obama’s administration to act more forcefully in the war against ISIS which will require the deployment of additional military men and women into combat type roles in Iraq and Syria. Military leaders are convinced that they can prevail and then leave. Frankly, until there is a concerted push towards developing a political solution for this area, any military success is short lived. There needs to be a peace keeping force which means the US would again become an (non-Muslim) occupying force again. Being a non-Muslim presence in this area, is a major recruiting tool for ISIS. This guarantees ISIS, a never ending number of volunteers, which again, is counter productive.
Too often, the president’s critics blame him for the existence of ISIS by pulling the US military out of Iraq without leaving behind…
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