Carter Tougher Than Obama: ‘We’re prepared to change rules of engagement’ in fight against ISIS

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter says the U.S. is prepared to change the “rules of engagement” in the fight against the Islamic State terrorist group, pointing to methods like targeting fuel trucks controlled by the terrorist group.

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As Written By David Sherfinski for The Washington Times:

“We’ve reviewed them – we review them all the time,” Mr. Carter said in an interview for MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” “Actually, if you look at the data, the thing that most enhances the impact of the air campaign is better and better intelligence. We’re prepared to change rules of engagement. We’ve changed tactics, as we just did in the case of the fuel trucks.”

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  • AbleAmerican1

    “Rules of Engagement” is an OPEN INVITATION to KILL OUR MILITARY..PERIOD!!!
    It is in DIRECT CONFLICT with the “OATH” that EVERY Military personnel takes upon induction.. to Preserve, Protect & Defend against ALL Enemies Foreign & DOMESTIC
    (Including BHO).. I was trained to KILL the Enemy BEFORE he KILLS YOU…That’s the “RULES of WAR”,,Soooooo, DON”T SHOOT TO WOUND…I believe that’s why I’m here to “comment”..& MY “OATH” has NEVER EXPIRED !!!