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From Rockets to Ball Bearings, Pentagon Struggles to Feed War Machine

Posted on AllSides March 24th, 2023
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Rachel Woolf for The New York Times

The Navy admiral had a blunt message for the military contractors building precision-guided missiles for his warships, submarines and planes at a moment when the United States is dispatching arms to Ukraine and preparing for the possibility of conflict with China.

“Look at me. I am not forgiving the fact you’re not delivering the ordnance we need. OK?” Adm. Daryl Caudle, who is in charge of delivering weapons to most of the Navy’s East Coast-based fleet, warned contractors during an industry gathering in January. “We’re talking about war-fighting, national security,...

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https://www.nytimes.com/2023/03/24/us/politics/military-weapons-ukraine-war.html

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