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4/9/21 Danny Sjursen on AFRICOM's Latest Adventure in Mozambique


hose who argue that this is only a dozen operatives who will stay less than two months, he says, don't understand the way the U.S. military works. These operations always entail a vast number of support personnel and infrastructure, and they always find a way of exceeding their schedules. This is just the latest move in "The Great Game" that America plays for global dominance.

Discussed on the show:

"It Began With Twelve, How Will It End? – Mozambique: AFRICOM's Newest Adventure" ( Original)

Danny Sjursen is a retired U.S. army major and former history instructor at West Point. He is the author of Ghost Riders of Baghdad: Soldiers, Civilians, and the Myth of the Surge and Patriotic Dissent: America in the Age of Endless War. Follow him on Twitter @SkepticalVet.

This episode of the Scott Horton Show is sponsored by: The War State, by Mike Swanson; Tom Woods' Liberty IQGreen Mill SupercriticalZippix Toothpicks; and Listen and Think Audio.