Those are practice runs for equipment, tactics and moneymaking. 9/11 was used as a power grab, look at what's happened to American society as a result...it kicked the door wide open for electronic population control. The US is now refocusing on real war, big guns, big armies, big conflicts with big players.
Caligula would blush.
"As a child, he acquired the nickname "Caligula" (meaning "little soldier's boot", the diminutive form of caliga) " from Wiki. What nickname could you give a leader who was not a soldier(had bone spurs) and little hands?
He represents the spearpoint of what is to come. Trump didn't formulate it, no more than a spearpoint in a Roman army did. But it is coming.