Because we have so many extra bucks, and France loves to fight more than we do, let’s lead from behind and help them out. Anyway, Zero is at the Vineyard and can’t be bothered with detail. France really pulled their weight during WW II, so we really owe them anyway.
Via USA Today
The United States is redirecting $10 million in Pentagon spending to help France fight terrorists in northern Africa.
President Obama issued the order Monday while on vacation at Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.
“I hereby determine that an unforeseen emergency exists that requires immediate military assistance to France in its efforts to secure Mali, Niger and Chad from terrorists and violent extremists,” Obama wrote in a memorandum.