Have you heard the joke that when he goes to bed at night, Chuch Norris checks under his bed for General Mattis? That can be applied to ISIS fighters as well. They are not having things very much their way, anymore.
The General, our Secretary of Defense, is very pleased with the progress that has been made to marginalize ISIS. According to him, he is ahead of schedule. that is a very good thing.
As Written By Saagar Enjeti for the Daily Caller:
Secretary of Defense James Mattis touted the rapid success of the U.S.-backed military campaign against the Islamic State to reporters en-route to Egypt Saturday.
“The enemy is collapsing. In many cases, faster than many people in the media forecasted,” Mattis declared. “You know, I always stayed away from timelines for this very reason. It’s usually slower or faster than any timeline.”
Mattis has consistently been reluctant to put a timeline