Why tear gas, lobbed at migrants on the southern border, is banned in warfare

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He doesn’t even attempt to cover up his lies anymore. He knows that if anyone calls him out his bootlickers will ignore it anyway.

President Trump defended the use of tear gas on Monday, telling reporters it was deployed in response to “tremendous violence” during the confrontation with authorities.

“Three Border Patrol people yesterday were very badly hurt through getting hit with rocks and stones,” Trump said.

But that contradicts a Monday statement from CBP Commissioner Kevin McAleenan, who said four of his agents were struck by rocks “but were wearing protective gear and did not suffer serious injuries.”

 

Why tear gas, lobbed at migrants on the southern border, is banned in warfare

November 27 at 8:16 AM Military recruits enter the chamber one by one and don protective masks. Tear gas swirls. Then, the order: Take off your mask and breathe. Eyes well and throats tighten, and men and women training for war uncontrollably gag. Nearly every uniform is coated in snot.