BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:40 P.M.) – A new report released by the U.S. Department of Defense Inspector General revealed that the American Armed Forces were unable to account for millions of dollars worth of military equipment that was used in Syria.

According to the DoD report, the military equipment, which was valued at $4.1 million was not properly accounted for during their mission in Syria.

“However, 79 of the 192 pieces of TPE, valued at $4.1 million, were not properly accounted for as required by DoD Instruction 5000.64 and 401st Army Field Support Battalion–Southwest Asia Standard Operating Procedure 755-1. Specifically, the Army did not ensure that:

• 69 pieces of TPE transferred to distribution and disposition warehouses were continuously accounted for in accountable property systems of record, and

• 10 pieces of found-on-installation equipment were accounted for in the Global Combat Support System–Army.”

The U.S. DoD report said the military was unable to account for the equipment due to internet connectivity problems.

“The Army did not continuously account for 69 pieces of TPE because Internet connectivity problems, from second through fourth quarter FY 2019, prevented Erbil RPAT personnel from entering TPE transfers in the Army War Reserve Deployment System. In addition, Erbil RPAT personnel stated that the Army did not follow guidance to properly account for 10 pieces of found-on-installation equipment due to the increase in equipment turned in to the RPAT facility caused by the unexpected withdrawal from Syria.”

The U.S. military has been in Syria for over five years now and continues to maintain a presence in the eastern part of the country.

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Long Live Syria
Long Live Syria
2020-04-05 10:14

4.1 Mil that’s peanuts given to the Islamic Jihadi monkeys in Syria and hence can’t account them. I don’t know which warehouse is gonna burn down where in the next few days after this report. Hope people will remember what happened over 30 years ago when US wasn’t able to account for huge number of stingers that were supposed to be supplied to Afghani Islamic Jihadi Mujahid to fight against the Soviets & Afghan Forces of Najibullah through US own proxy country in Asia and the proxy had double crossed by not giving it all to the Afghans. A big… Read more »

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Stern Daler
2020-04-05 21:02

Peanut for the US because Fed prints money and we all pay via the Bretton Woods financial rip off. That is how it works.

JerryDrakeJr
JerryDrakeJr
2020-04-05 11:54

79 pieces of theater-provided equipment (TPE) worth $ 4.1 million. If we keep in mind the price of the US military equipment, that’s probably 79 rolls of toilet paper. Military grade toilet paper (heavy duty, twice as durable, double size, camouflaged), of course.

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allan w massey
2020-04-05 14:37

who is making the money?

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Stern Daler
2020-04-05 21:04
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Fed prints it we all pay for the goods.

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Stern Daler
2020-04-05 20:59

As little as 4.1 million. Would You believe that. Yes. My internet also fails all the time.

Daeshbags-Sux
Daeshbags-Sux
2020-04-06 00:43

$4.1M is a drop of water in US DoD’s ocean-budget! A single Patriot MSE missile already costs $3M and the Aegis’ SM-3 (RiM-161D block IIA) costs $18M… If we consider the full budget of the program, each of the Ground-Based Interceptor in the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system has costed $1 billion+ since $45bn have been spent and there are 44 interceptors in service! For the maintenance of the Pentagon, DoD ends being billed $4,000 for a hammer and $7,000 for a ladder… Then they come with peanuts counting? C’mon! The only counting the DoD knows how to do well… Read more »

shanthewildman
shanthewildman
2020-04-05 09:56

If the US has any missing property they should check out the nearest ISIS location and I’m sure they will find it…

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Stern Daler
2020-04-05 21:03
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Some terrorist ally that is not in the official supply list.

Daeshbags-Sux
Daeshbags-Sux
2020-04-06 00:05
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US coalition hammered ISIS (Iranian Secret Intelligence Service) more than Russia : Russia did half of the Syrian job, USA trampled these cockroaches under foot in half of Syria and full Iraq.
Stop smoking dope.

Seamus O'Neill
Seamus O'Neill
2020-04-05 13:02

When you’ve to arm all the different ISIS, factions (name changes means nothing, they’re sill head-chopping psychopaths ), keeping a tab on everything is hard enough but then you’ve got the endemic theft which is so prevalent in the ill-disciplined American army, you’ve got the extra ordinary extra mercenaries, and the traitorous locals…what a nightmare, you’d be better at home !