Just a reminder …

… that even a modest military power, a country, with only one or two small aircraft carriers …

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… can project enough power over vast distances …

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… to achieve all of its strategic, operational and tactical objectives, even against a determined, well equipped and entrenched enemy …

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… IF there is (just) enough military muscle and an abundance of political will.

I fear that Canada, a modest military power, is sadly, even shamefully deficient in both military muscle and, for now, anyway, political will.

2 thoughts on “Just a reminder …”

  1. Too true. And uncomfortably true also, that according to reliable observers, Britain today could no longer hope to recover the Falklands if they were taken the same way.

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