Captain Seafort wrote:They're still enough to wipe the floor with anything the Argies could send against them.
If the Argies don't focus their attack points and strike in small waves, it could be possible for the British forces to hold.
Captain Seafort wrote:It's far from a joke. Even the US couldn't win a decisive war against the UK - it would be able to flatten all conventional forces, but any attempt to destroy the UK as a sovereign nation would cost it a few major cities.
You're right, far from a joke. Its just out right denial. The US, or Russia or China or India or even Israel could stomp the current defenses of England without much trouble. England's primary advantage is location being that its hard to reach since it no longer has colonies to provide its fodder.