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Monday, March 30, 2020

The Pentagon is struggling to stay ahead of the expanding coronavirus pandemic as early missteps start piling up, a scattershot response sows confusion and the Navy is forced to sideline an aircraft carrier.

The USS Theodore Roosevelt, a 5,000-person aircraft carrier meant to be patrolling the Pacific and South China Sea, is instead sitting dockside in Guam indefinitely as the number of infected sailors rises daily. Infections started cropping up after an early March port call in Vietnam, which Pentagon leaders say had about 16 known virus cases at the time.

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How is this even debatable?! The coronavirus itself is the most dangerous crippling exposure of military non preparedness. The entire chiefs of staff should be fired immediately if they permit civilians inside of military facilities.

#1 | Posted by redlightrobot at 2020-03-31 05:27 PM | Reply

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