I could only imagine how the option of the Marines surrendering to ISIS would play out. If I were the COL in charge, I have to say I would disobey and accept the fact that my commission and life are forfeit.
"We ain't a sharp species. We kill each other over arguments about what happens when you die, then fail to see the ******* irony in that." - Justin Halpern
What I do know is that this story was prompted by a tweet made by someone claiming to be an Iraqi military person, but no further information was ever really provided. I don't really trust random tweets, anyone can say anything on the internet.
Run your own nation, play Cybernations."Conservatism is the blind and fear-filled worship of dead radicals."
- Mark Twain
To those 39 who believe that our Marines should "surrender" to ISIS ..
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. - John Stuart Mill