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2013-07-08 Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Israel, Syria And Rebels Wait With Guns Drawn
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Posted by trailing wife 2013-07-08 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [433 views ]  Top
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#1 Tank commanders complete ‘super gunner’ course
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-07-08 02:05||   2013-07-08 02:05|| Front Page Top

#2 One shot, one kill, They're dreaming.
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-07-08 11:02||   2013-07-08 11:02|| Front Page Top

#3  purposely disproportional: A missile destroyed the machine gun position

You're shot at by a machine gun nest, you destroy said nest, how in the name of all that's holy is that DISPROPORTIONAL???
Posted by AlanC 2013-07-08 13:26||   2013-07-08 13:26|| Front Page Top

#4 Don't forget (hands on hips) it is also INAPPROPRIATE.
Posted by Dopey Sinatra9196 2013-07-08 14:26||   2013-07-08 14:26|| Front Page Top

#5 Well, he knocked out a lynch mob, he was criticized
Old women condemned him, said he should apologize.
Then he destroyed a bomb factory, nobody was glad
The bombs were meant for him. He was supposed to feel bad
He’s the neighborhood bully
Posted by Eric Jablow  2013-07-08 21:19||   2013-07-08 21:19|| Front Page Top

#6 Heard the US M1 got about 95% first-round hits in Gulf I. So it's possible to get close. In fact, thirty hits for seventy rounds sounds pretty bad, considering a number of the targets were probably immovable fighting positions.
Note the report refers to 60mm arty. Not that it's funny to call it that, but what is the 60mm doing at tank school? Is it the smoke canisters?
Posted by Richard Aubrey  2013-07-08 21:22||   2013-07-08 21:22|| Front Page Top

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