Last quote by John Thomas
The building that we did target – which was where the meeting took place – is about 50 feet (15 metres) from a mosque that is still standing.
Mar 18 2017
We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which John Thomas is associated, including Syria and Russia. Most recently, John Thomas has been quoted saying: “The objective was site exploitation to find out more about how AQAP operates, functions, and how they communicate with each other.” in the article Yemen Raid Was Meant to Capture, Kill Al Qaeda Terrorists.
Quotes by John Thomas
Feb 08 2017
The objective was site exploitation to find out more about how AQAP operates, functions, and how they communicate with each other.
Feb 03 2017
CENTCOM asks for operations we believe have a good chance for success and when we ask for authorization we certainly believe there is a chance of successful operations based on our planning.
Feb 01 2017
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has a horrifying history of hiding women and children within militant operating areas and terrorist camps, and continuously shows a callous disregard for innocent lives. That's what makes cases like these so especially tragic.
Sep 20 2016
It was certainly not the coalition who struck from the air. It does look like an air strike.
Sep 20 2016
This is not the vision that I think was put in place more than seven days ago, to try to get humanitarian assistance flowing into the area and try to decrease the level of violence.
Jun 22 2007
Our initial indications were that there were about 30 insurgent fighters in the compound that we fired upon, if there were any civilians in the compound we regret the loss of life or injury, but we don't have a number of how many civilians there might be and we are trying to assess how civilians may have been killed, if they were, because at this point we have no indication how they may have died.