2008 US domestic troop deployment
The first troops arrived on October 1, and more are planned.
- 2008-11-02 [Talk|Index] Elite combat brigade for homeland security missions raises ire of ACLU § “In the next three years the military plans to activate and train an estimated 4,700 service members for specialized domestic operations...”
- 2008-09-30 [Talk|Index] Brigade homeland tours start Oct. 1 § “Beginning Oct. 1 for 12 months, the [3rd Infantry Divisionâ€™s 1st Brigade Combat Team] will be under the day-to-day control of U.S. Army North, the Army service component of Northern Command, as an on-call federal response force for natural or manmade emergencies and disasters, including terrorist attacks.”
- 2008-09-24 [Talk|Index] U.S. Troops In Homeland “Crowd Control” Patrols From October 1st §