Sunday, May 22, 2016

U.S. Army big guns to South China Sea?

The Pentagon is searching for ways to more effectively use its Army’s big guns. The artillery has often been called the Queen of Battle.

Artillery is most often thought of as an offensive weapon that enables the infantry to obtain objectives more efficiently. Its use in antiaircraft roles is well known. How it would function against cruise missiles is an untried role.

Regardless, moving these weapons into areas of tension and dispute sends a powerful message to others. How would China see a large contingent of these big guns moving into nations around the South China Sea?

Read the story and other features at the Colonel Allen B. West Website


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