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joshcryer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-11-11 06:11 AM
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25. Nonsense, Misrata showed overwhelming pressure against his regime.
The western mountains indeed have achieved great things with almost no NATO intervention. At the bare minimum the western mountains would've become the safe haven for the rebellion and it would have lasted easily as long as FARC has in Colombia.
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  -Libya campaign will falter without more help, Nato bystanders warned alp227  Jun-09-11 03:05 PM   #0 
  - Well then pull out  sakabatou   Jun-09-11 03:05 PM   #1 
  - Well I guess the stupid fuckers that lept before they looked should piss off.  Arctic Dave   Jun-09-11 03:52 PM   #2 
  - They looked stupid when they tried to tell us that this isn't a "war."  Warrior Dash   Jun-11-11 09:57 AM   #31 
  - I don't hope it falters, I hope it end in utter defeat.  David__77   Jun-09-11 11:30 PM   #3 
  - What do you think will happen to the Libyan people if that happens?  joshcryer   Jun-10-11 03:30 AM   #9 
     - uh, if they're really lucky... they won't be further, ahem, "liberated".  inna   Jun-10-11 05:58 PM   #16 
     - You completely side-tracked the question. Are the people who are violating Gaddafi's anti-dissent...  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 02:09 AM   #21 
        - Maybe they are or maybe they aren't, it really isn't NATO's  Fool Count   Jun-11-11 04:41 AM   #23 
           - No one can "be sure that they can follow through" (ie, win). No one.  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 06:16 AM   #27 
     - That is a question for Libyans, don't you think?  Warrior Dash   Jun-11-11 10:00 AM   #33 
  - How can a rebellion falter when 98% of Lybians support it?  tuckessee   Jun-10-11 12:14 AM   #4 
  - because, what is right and proper doesn't always win  Alamuti Lotus   Jun-10-11 02:59 AM   #6 
  - hoping France, Britain, etc fall by the wayside  Alamuti Lotus   Jun-10-11 02:57 AM   #5 
  - Wouldn't want to jeopardize the coming bonanza!  EFerrari   Jun-10-11 03:07 AM   #7 
  - Yes! We can't have those "profits" flowing to the Libyan People.  bvar22   Jun-10-11 03:29 PM   #11 
  - I would imagine banker liability, such as Goldman Sachs "loss" of $ 1.3bn  suffragette   Jun-10-11 04:29 PM   #12 
  - Ha! 1.3 billion is peanuts. Try a $70 billion rip-off (Libya's sovereign-wealth fund).  inna   Jun-10-11 05:16 PM   #15 
     - Interesting point  suffragette   Jun-10-11 10:40 PM   #19 
  - The corrupt elite will find a way to control the money.  Prometheus Bound   Jun-10-11 04:32 PM   #13 
  - That's it.  ronnie624   Jun-11-11 10:12 AM   #34 
  - Trying to get Germany to pitch in obviously.  joshcryer   Jun-10-11 03:29 AM   #8 
  - Yep! Kudos to Germany and huge props to Merkel for this:  inna   Jun-10-11 04:43 PM   #14 
  - How Soon People Forget the First Gulf War  On the Road   Jun-10-11 09:56 AM   #10 
  - Duh! That's a no-brainer, to say the least. Ever heard of a "turkey shoot"?  inna   Jun-10-11 06:24 PM   #17 
  - If You Have Followed the Situation at All,  On the Road   Jun-10-11 07:13 PM   #18 
  - Ahh, you have to appreciate the mentality.  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 02:08 AM   #20 
  - Years of attacks? In whose inflamed delusional mind?  Fool Count   Jun-11-11 04:50 AM   #24 
     - Nonsense, Misrata showed overwhelming pressure against his regime.  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 06:11 AM   #25 
  - Conratulations on buying into the propaganda, line, hook and sinker. Way to go.  inna   Jun-11-11 09:29 AM   #29 
     - Whose propaganda? I can explain to you why Gaddafi's words are lies...  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 07:05 PM   #37 
  - Non only the so-called "rebels" are unpopular/unauthentic,  Fool Count   Jun-11-11 04:28 AM   #22 
     - But you have no evidence to support your nonsensical falsehoods?  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 06:14 AM   #26 
        - How can anyone know if TNC has "zero expats" or not if  Fool Count   Jun-11-11 08:42 AM   #28 
           - True, it's possible expats are so brave as to return to volitile areas, but of the ones who have...  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 07:10 PM   #38 
  - Every war ever fought was going to be quick and easy  WatsonT   Jun-12-11 02:03 PM   #50 
  - I guess the US will have to put some boots on the ground, tearfully, regretfully,  plumbob   Jun-11-11 09:47 AM   #30 
  - Do you think they will "let" us call it a "war" then?  Warrior Dash   Jun-11-11 09:58 AM   #32 
  - No, because wars end and so do war profits,  plumbob   Jun-11-11 05:33 PM   #35 
     - Yep...Yemen next and Syria to follow...  Warrior Dash   Jun-12-11 09:10 AM   #45 
  - I've heard this BS for 3 months now, can people drop it? It's not happening.  joshcryer   Jun-11-11 07:04 PM   #36 
     - I had to listen to the welcome us with flowers and smiles for a lot longer  plumbob   Jun-12-11 12:32 AM   #39 
        - If it happens, which it is highly unlikely to, then of course.  joshcryer   Jun-12-11 03:28 AM   #40 
           - No, I'll be just as sad about being right on this one as the rest.  plumbob   Jun-12-11 08:35 AM   #44 
  - Welcome to Quagmire Libya.  Nossida   Jun-12-11 06:41 AM   #41 
  - That's patently false, untrue, misleading slander against thousands of Libyan people...  joshcryer   Jun-12-11 06:43 AM   #42 
     - I am curious--do you think there is a war going on in Libya?  Warrior Dash   Jun-12-11 10:39 AM   #46 
  - "PLZ send $3 Bln USD to Bank of Nigeria in order to receive shipment of Libyan Freedom"  Poll_Blind   Jun-12-11 07:04 AM   #43 
  - Norway is quitting by Aug. 1st. And, the Dutch are no longer  tekisui   Jun-12-11 11:32 AM   #47 
  - It's a shame that Switzerland isn't in NATO  dipsydoodle   Jun-12-11 01:41 PM   #48 
  - If NATO members aren't fulfilling their obligations then perhaps it's time to rethink the entire  WatsonT   Jun-12-11 02:01 PM   #49 
     - What's NATO's obligation?  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jun-12-11 07:45 PM   #51 

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