Gen Dannatts speech in US

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by AndyPipkin, Oct 13, 2005.

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  1. Read the small print after the report on CinC's address - if you want to define service to country, get a load of the bill that the Roosevelt family paid.
  2. Nothing new in his speech, just the normal "good friends" stuff thta has to be said.

    The only interesting and frankly worrying bit was:

    In other words: "Sorry Hank but we are hamstrung by a lack of funds. So if you want our support you will have to put up with an Army equipped with out-dated kit and a procurement system that cannot do its job. Awfully sorry but not our fault, its that Mr Blair who you all think so highly of."