Since Obama refuses to do anything to protect our soldiers in recruiting offices, these guys are taking matters into their own hands.
Armed vigilantes – many brandishing semi-automatic weapons – are stationing themselves outside gun-free military recruiting centers all over the country, claiming they are protecting troops following the recent killing of five servicemen in Chattanooga.
A group of five volunteers began standing guard outside the U.S. Armed Forces Recruiting Station in Clebune this week calling themselves ‘Operation Hero Guard’, with one carrying an AR-15,
Others set up camp outside stations in Alabama, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin in a similar protest.
The move came as the general tapped to be the next Army chief of staff said Tuesday that if legal issues could be resolved he thinks it would be appropriate to arm soldiers manning recruiting stations.
One of the members of the ‘Hero Guard’, Terry Jackson, an Army veteran with 15 years of service, said it felt it his duty to protect servicemen when they could not protect themselves.
Jackson confirmed his protest was against the ban on weapons in such buildings after the Chattanooga shooting last Thursday, when a gunman killed four Marines and a sailor, and wounded another Marine.
Read more: Daily Mail