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TAKE THE DEFENSE QUIZ!

By James L. Hirsen, J.D., Ph.D.

Subject: Some Very Interesting Military Statistics .........
* 709,000 regular service soldiers;
* 293,000 reserve troops;
* Eight standing army divisions;
* 20 air force and navy air wings with 2,000 combat aircraft;
* 232 strategic bombers;
* 13 strategic ballistic missile submarines with 3,114 nuclear warheads
on 232 missiles;
* 500 ICBMs with 1,950 warheads;
* Four aircraft carriers, and;
* 121 surface combat ships and submarines, plus all the support bases,
shipyards and logistical assets needed to sustain
such a naval force.

Is this country Russia?

 

No.

 

Red China?

 

Nope.

 

Great Britain?

 

...Hardly !

Give Up? ....

 

Well, don't feel too bad if you were unable to identify this global superpower because such a country does not exist.

These are the American military forces that have disappeared since the 1992 elections.


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