March 13, 2011
It is one of the world's tiniest navies, yet it is doing an effective job of preventing illegal entries to the U.S.
And, no, it does not carry the U.S. flag, and it may not even get any U.S. government funds.
The entity is the Royal Bahamas Defense Force (BDF), which is the army, navy, and air force of the Bahamas, all wrapped into a single organization.
If everyone's press releases are to be believed, it is much, much more likely to stop illegal immigrants from Haiti than all of America's migration cops put together. Read more...