Thursday, October 21, 2004

Refusal to carry out an order

Hmmmm.... The Army has relieved the commander of the 343rd Quartermaster Company. Perhaps you remember the 343rd is the unit where 18 reservists refused to carry out a mission for which they believed they didn't have the proper equipment. Here's the original, breaking story from the 15th. Local papers rock, eh?

So, here's the question: can members of the military refuse to carry out an order if they feel they have unsafe equipment or aren't trained for the mission?

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