MOAB drop ordered by US general, Trump approval not needed, officials say
TASK & PURPOSE
As of Feb. 29, there were 411 one stars, 299 two stars, 139 three stars, and 37 four-star active generals and admirals, with several more appointed recently. The ratio of officers in the military to the total force size has grown from 15.69% in 2000 to 17.54% in 2015.
With a total of 886 generals in the military (somewhere in the mix there has to be at least one bird brain general); if this statement is accurate that the generals DO NOT need the president’s permission to drop a bomb, each one of them had the discretion to move forward without PDT’s approval, in my opinion, we have left too much to chance and opened a very big can of worms.
I can not imagine PDT or any other president giving that much power to…
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