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Marines start involuntarily recall

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Because everything is going so well in Bush's two current wars:

The U.S. Marine Corps said Tuesday it has been authorized to recall thousands of Marines to active duty, primarily because of a shortage of volunteers for duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Up to 2,500 Marines will be brought back at any one time, but there is no cap on the total number of Marines who may be forced back into service in the coming years as the military battles the war on terror. The call-ups will begin in the next several months.

This is the first time the Marines have had to use the involuntary recall since the early days of the Iraq combat. The Army has ordered back about 14,000 soldiers since the start of the war.
Does make one wonder who exactly is going to fight the war with Iran next year that Bill Kristol was talking about this morning on FOX News. Watch the video at Think Progress.

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