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Why unnecessary? The many nations that will fight the IS are spared billions of dollars and a mounting list of casualties. The truly innocent suffer the least and the IS is so crippled that its unable to recover.
originally posted by: Thorneblood
a reply to: CrikeyMagnet
So, by your estimation, indiscriminately bombing targets despite the high number of civilian casualites is a better moral alternative then poisoning a batch of poison they are already taking?
We couldn't force them to take the pills, but we can supply them quietly.
Even though it is implied that addiction to the drug will not only be used to attract fighters (junkies) who might not otherwise join the IS but will result in the violent torture, rape and death of the rest of the population?