“First and foremost, I am unable to submit to the illegality, ethics, immorality and tyranny of sitting still and allowing a serum to be injected into my flesh against my will. and better judgment, ”wrote former officer Paul Douglas Hague in his resignation letter, which his wife posted on Twitter in early September.
He also cited a “complete lack of confidence in the presidential administration” as the reason for resigning and losing his pension after 18 years in the military.
“I have two years before I am eligible to retire,” Hague told Fox News host Sean Hannity.
“But I don’t want the Covid vaccine and I don’t intend to get it. But I got all the other army vaccines. I had eight anthrax injections. I have been vaccinated against smallpox. I got them all. So it’s not really a question of whether or not I will have it… it’s a question of principle.
The Pentagon has said coronavirus vaccinations are mandatory for America’s 1.3 million active-duty soldiers, and all must be vaccinated by December 15 or face suspension or dismissal.
“While soldiers who refuse the vaccine will first be counseled by their chain of command and medical providers,” official military guidelines explain, “continued non-compliance could result in administrative or non-judicial sanctions – y including the lightening of functions or the discharge of the service. “
Although he has accepted a number of other vaccinations required by the US military, Mr Hague asserted in his resignation letter that he believed the recent mandate of the Covid-19 vaccine was part of a “take of Marxist control of the United States military and government at their upper echelons ”.
“I’m not saying we have to be in Afghanistan forever, but I’m saying: did any of you throw your rank on the table and say ‘Hey, it’s a bad idea to evacuate Bagram aerodrome, a strategic air base, before we evacuate everyone.
After 17 years of service, and three years until he obtained a pension, the US Navy was relieved of command following the release of his video due to a “loss of confidence and confidence in his ability to command ”.
Mr. Scheller said on screen that he was “resigning from my commission as a United States Navy, effective now…” I lose my pension, all my rights, “Mr. Scheller said.