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Originally posted by dizziedame
What is the big deal about mercenaries? Dead is dead.
Killing is killing in war time. Is there really a politically correct way to kill?
I cannot remember a time in my life that we did not have mercenaries.
As long as we are fighting an enemy I feel mercenaries are necessary.
This does not mean I condone war and killing. But in a war situation I like my team to have the upper hand and every advantage possible.
Is there a just war? Is it OK to kill our fellow man? Of course not.
But if we find our government has put us in the position to fight for our very lives then all is fair in my opinion.
Killing the enemy is the name of the game. It does not matter who pulls the trigger.