Marine Lt. Gen. John Kelly, whose son, 2nd Lt. Robert M. Kelly, was killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan in November 2010:
“America as a whole today is certainly not at war, not as a country, not as a people,” Kelly said in a speech Aug. 28 at the American Legion’s national convention. Kelly is Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s senior military assistant.
“Only a tiny fraction of American families fear all day and every day a knock at the door that will shatter their lives,” Kelly said.
This, thanks in large part to Barry’s insane rules of engagement that get Americans killed…