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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