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  •  What "battle dress" are you talking about? (0+ / 0-)

    Which is it? Are you denying that bakeries have been attacked or are you justifying it because they weren't bakeries and the dead were rebel soldiers.

    Also generally you thing the presence of opposition fighters makes it okay to bomb civilian sites.

    No, you aren't pro-Assad much!

    Remember history, Clay Claiborne, Director Vietnam: American Holocaust - narrated by Martin Sheen

    by Clay Claiborne on Thu Jan 03, 2013 at 09:19:53 AM PST

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    •  When rebels or insurgents operate within civilian (0+ / 0-)

      enclaves, they put the civilians at risk. This is a long standing tactic in asymmetrical warfare. Where was the outcry when US forces bombed and strafed civilian areas? Obama routinely attacks homes with civilians if the target is considered important enough.

      What I've heard from most Americans is, "Serves them right. The cowards shouldn't be hiding behind their women's skirts."

      Bombing civilians areas is not new in warfare - ESPECIALLY in civil wars.

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