Fallujah Leaflets - Page 2




 
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April 28th, 2004  
Redleg
 
 
Here's an article from CNN about the attack on Fallujah

http://www.cnn.com/2004/WORLD/meast/...ain/index.html

Some of the video clips and slide shows are interesting as well..
April 28th, 2004  
RnderSafe
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ben
he's probably simply referring to the increased time and casualty rate that is taken on any FIBUA operation, because of the CQB nature of the fighting.
I'm actually looking for Snauhi's meaning, but thank you, Ben.
April 29th, 2004  
Jtf2
 
Will the leaflets work?
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April 30th, 2004  
RnderSafe
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jtf2
Will the leaflets work?
Sometimes. Typically not with the confirmed BGs, but they can be helpful in pulling those sitting on the fence back to the "light side."
April 30th, 2004  
Redleg
 
 
The Marines are planning to fall back from Fallujah.

A 600-1000 men strong force of Iraqi Police officers and former army personell will take over.

http://www.cnn.com/2004/WORLD/meast/...ain/index.html
April 30th, 2004  
RnderSafe
 
 
Quote:
The Marines are planning to fall back from Fallujah.
Under orders from men in suits, mind you. !@#$%

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A 600-1000 men strong force of Iraqi Police officers and former army personell will take over.
The last time worked so well. 2,000 men, all but 20 fled.
April 30th, 2004  
Redleg
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by RnderSafe
Under orders from men in suits, mind you. !@#$%
from CNN.com
"but military officials believe Iraqi forces may have better luck persuading the insurgents to lay down their arms."


Quote:
Originally Posted by RnderSafe
A 600-1000 men strong force of Iraqi Police officers and former army personell will take over.
And another one:
"The officials said they were cautiously optimistic the generals could build the kind of force they described."

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And I heard that Santa Claus was going to lead the whole force...

There's some more interesting things in the CNN article as well..
April 30th, 2004  
AlexKall
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Redleg
Quote:
Originally Posted by RnderSafe
Under orders from men in suits, mind you. !@#$%
from CNN.com
"but military officials believe Iraqi forces may have better luck persuading the insurgents to lay down their arms."


Quote:
Originally Posted by RnderSafe
A 600-1000 men strong force of Iraqi Police officers and former army personell will take over.
And another one:
"The officials said they were cautiously optimistic the generals could build the kind of force they described."

more
And I heard that Santa Claus was going to lead the whole force...

There's some more interesting things in the CNN article as well..
That doesn't sound based at all
April 30th, 2004  
Redleg
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by AlexKall
That doesn't sound based at all
Sound based?
didn't get that one..
April 30th, 2004  
RnderSafe
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by redleg
And I heard that Santa Claus was going to lead the whole force...
I had heard the toothfairy, that's for the update!

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Sound based?
didn't get that one..
I think he meant biased (?)