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Reagan invades Beirut, 1983

Just like Benghazi, what difference, except that it involved Ron Reagan, who in 1983 ordered 10,000 American troops into Beirut, Lebanon, and in a flash 242 American marines were blown to bits in barracks protected by American Marines commanded there by Ronald Reagan, president. At a cost of $100 million, American forces were withdrawn in less than thirty days to “a more defensible position” per Reagan in a news briefing. Marine loss worst since Iwo Jima. No investigation was requested by the Republican Congress.Reagan said he was sorry. Can you spell hypocraps or hypocripples?

Jack Doyle

United States

Mar 20 2014 - 3:31pm

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