Massive US Military Buildup On Two Strategic Islands: Socotra & Masirah


Sources estimate from the current pace of arrivals
on the two island bases,
that 50,000 US troops will have accumulated on Socotra and Masirah
by mid-February.

They will top up the 50,000 military already
present in the Persian Gulf region,
so that in less than a month,
Washington will have some 100,000 military personnel on the spot
and available for any contingency.

[ You really have to wonder who is making these foreign policies & why.
Let’s hope no one does anything stupid ]

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