Incomprehensibly Stupid Army Regulation Killing Americans in Afghanistan

The U.S. military has developed the best system in the world for dealing with combat casualties.  As medical technology has advanced over the last century, new methods of treatment have been developed, and the speed and efficiency of transport from the battlefield to essential medical services has greatly increased chances for combat wounded to survive.  So it is particularly galling that with all these improvements, the U.S. Army has not similarly adjusted its regulations regarding deployment of medical evacuation (medevac) helicopters in combat zones to compensate for the realities of modern warfare.  It is bad enough that the Obama administration has imposed deadly rules of engagement to reflect its leftist worldview.  The U.S. Army has been racking up its own body count due to nothing more than bureaucratic intransigence. A new article in Soldier of Fortune magazine (yes, that Soldier of Fortune -- still kicking after 35 years), by Dalton Fury, former Delta...(Read Full Article)