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Originally posted by Somehumanbeing
reply to post by Aliensdoexist
Yeah that's it, I picked up a bad habit of calling it chest-webbing. (which is embarassing actually)
reply to post by larrydavid
Originally posted by pshea38
I hate america and what it deceivingly stands for.
I do not include all the honest and decent americans.
If they came into my country illegally and murdered my
countrymen, women and children, i would fight for all
i was worth against them.
Remember this is all down to the 9/11 con/hoax they pulled
on their countrymen and the world.
All governments know of this deception.
All governments are controlled by the same individuals/groups.
They are destroying the world.
May the guilty get their dues, in this life or the next.
Originally posted by larrydavid
I am officially done supporting the troops.
I have seen soo many videos of US troops murdering people.
"Let me check out my kill"
The military of the US and UK really is the army of Lucifer.
Originally posted by deltaboy
Thats the worst warcrime I had ever seen. Killing a couple of innocent Afghans who were speeding on a bike. Obama will tried by war crimes for this.
Originally posted by SirMike
reply to post by deltaboy
Calling BULL# on Rolling Stone
The online edition of the Rolling Stone story contains a section with a video called “Motorcycle Kill,” which includes our Soldiers gunning down Taliban who were speeding on a motorcycle toward our guys. These Soldiers were also with 5/2 SBCT, far away from the “Kill Team” later accused of the murders. Rolling Stone commits a literary “crime” by deceptively entwining this normal combat video with the Kill Team story. The Taliban on the motorcycle were killed during an intense operation in the Arghandab near Kandahar City. People who have been to the Arghandab realize the extreme danger there. The Soviets got beaten horribly in the Arghandab, despite throwing everything including the Soviet kitchen sink into the battle that lasted over a month. Others fared little better. To my knowledge, 5/2 and supporting units were the first ever to take Arghandab, and these two dead Taliban were part of that process.
The killing of the armed Taliban on the motorcycle was legal and within the rules of engagement. Law and ROE are related but separate matters. In any case, the killing was well within both the law and ROE. The Taliban on the back of the motorcycle raised his rifle to fire at our Soldiers but the rifle did not fire. I talked at length with several of the Soldiers who were there and they gave me the video. There was nothing to hide. I didn’t even know about the story until they told me. It can be good for Soldiers to shoot and share videos because it provides instant replay and lessons learned. When they gave me the video and further explained what happened, I found the combat so normal that I didn’t even bother publishing it, though I should have because that little shooting of the two Taliban was the least of the accomplishments of these Soldiers, and it rid the Arghandab of two Taliban.