Amplify? Or fuel.
Cruz, Chuck Norris?
These kinds of things happen on almost every CONUS exercise. There is one that happens on a routine basis several times a year. Been going on since the 1960s. Half the community role plays, the other half claims it is an invasion.
This is nothing new. I got accused of invading Disneyland once. We invaded Florida every year for a decade.
Facebook and Twitter are full of people who are full of crap. Their nationality doesn’t matter a whit.
I hear the same crap at the barber shop if I listen to it.
It is part and parcel of doing these exercises.
If the public ever found out some of the truth about it, you’d say they have a reason to be concerned. Laws are routinely violated.
It grows legs because the press eggs it on.