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Sunday, March 27, 2005

Where do we Get Such Men Soldiers

Winds of Change has an inspiring story of the behavior of an MP unit under fire in Iraq. Anyone who doubts the abilities, courage, intrinsic ability, leadership or training of the young men and women defending our country today is simply ignorant. And note that the MP squad detailed here is a non-combat National Guard unit - either one of which is considered to render the unit less ready for a combat environment. Given that, is it any wonder that we are winning decisively in Iraq and Afghanistan?