I am a retired Air Force officer and go to Fort Bragg on a regular basis. Its gates are manned by armed guards, primarily MPs, and access is only to those with proper credentials.
The killings at Pensacola should never have happened. First of all, the Saudi should never have been able to purchase a firearm, especially not a sidearm. The Second Amendment cites only “citizens.”
Second, the ensign, as a guard, should have been armed. Third, why was the ensign acting as a guard? Does not the Navy have Marines on their gates? They certainly did when I was on active duty.
Peyton Cook, Southern Pines
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