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To: huldah1776

IED’s are not a problem ... simply kill every man , woman and child within a mile of the IED blast and after a VERY short while they will not tolerate anyone planting the bombs.


2 posted on 07/17/2012 12:07:07 PM PDT by Neidermeyer
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To: Neidermeyer
IED’s are not a problem ... simply kill every man , woman and child within a mile of the IED blast and after a VERY short while they will not tolerate anyone planting the bombs.

The Russians tried a very similar strategy with proven negative results. This is a tribal society. They will fight to the last by any means available.

3 posted on 07/17/2012 12:15:42 PM PDT by Carry_Okie (The Slave Party Switcheroo: Economic crisis! Zero's eligibility Trumped!! Hillary 2012!!!)
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How about the opposite tack? Pay them to protect a stretch of road. No IED - food, water, electricity and money are yours.


7 posted on 07/17/2012 1:03:35 PM PDT by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: Neidermeyer

IED’s are not a problem ... simply kill every man , woman and child within a mile of the IED blast and after a VERY short while they will not tolerate anyone planting the bombs.

I get your point, but that is a ton of collateratal damage


10 posted on 07/17/2012 2:08:27 PM PDT by Cyclone59 (Obama is like Ron Burgundy - he will read ANYTHING that is on the teleprompter)
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