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2003-10-15 Iraq
Death of Sammy’s sons, cash rewards generate intelligence windfall
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Posted by Alaska Paul 2003-10-15 4:55:44 PM|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [355 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 I am always moved by these stories. To my dying day I will always regret not joining the Marines.
Posted by Ray  2003-10-15 5:33:11 PM||   2003-10-15 5:33:11 PM|| Front Page Top

#2 I gather that the ambushes, which require complicity of at least hundreds of civilians, occur in only a couple of Iraqi cities. Perhaps new rules of engagement need to be pursued in Saddam-friendly sections. I am aware of some retaliation inflicted on farmers who allowed terror operations against pipelines, to take place on their properties. Sow the wind, weep the whirlwind.
Posted by Imam Hotep Bejesus 2003-10-15 7:02:52 PM||   2003-10-15 7:02:52 PM|| Front Page Top

#3 This is rather dated. The Marines were out of Iraq last month.
Posted by buwaya  2003-10-15 7:25:49 PM||   2003-10-15 7:25:49 PM|| Front Page Top

#4 Showing respect costs nothing -- neither pain nor cash -- but can earn a great deal. That lieutenant deserves a great big attaboy for the idea.
Posted by Robert Crawford  2003-10-15 8:56:09 PM|| [http://www.kloognome.com]  2003-10-15 8:56:09 PM|| Front Page Top

#5 RC - agreed and I, like Ray, regret not joining the Marines. I bet I would've matured (or died heh heh) a lot earlier, and got my life in forward gear with their assistance.
Posted by Frank G  2003-10-15 10:14:56 PM||   2003-10-15 10:14:56 PM|| Front Page Top

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