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BrotherBuzz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-23-05 05:55 PM
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17. Seven Brigades?
I read that four thousand troops were involved in the battle. A measly little battalion has about a thousand troops. I seem to remember that there are on average three battalions in a brigade so that would be closer to 21,000 troops involved if the units were full strenght. Something stinks!
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  -Are we losing Iraq? Pepperbelly  May-23-05 05:39 PM   #0 
  - Bush would not have gone to Baghdad and served up that plastic  deutsey   May-23-05 05:40 PM   #1 
  - seems to me we have lost it already--just need to admit before  rodeodance   May-23-05 05:42 PM   #2 
  - It doesn't matter .  Disturbed   May-23-05 05:44 PM   #6 
  - he was at the Base at the Airport.  leftchick   May-23-05 05:45 PM   #7 
     - I was being sarcastic...  deutsey   May-23-05 05:47 PM   #11 
  - Not losing it, it's long gone. Try and put the genie back in the bottle.  Shoeempress   May-23-05 05:42 PM   #3 
  - Juan Cole and others have said over and over the US controls NOTHING  leftchick   May-23-05 05:44 PM   #4 
  - In the Navy we called what's going on as a  Submariner   May-23-05 05:44 PM   #5 
  - hey shipmate and  Pepperbelly   May-23-05 05:46 PM   #9 
     - Rotten Groton  Submariner   May-23-05 05:55 PM   #18 
  - Definitely  eissa   May-23-05 05:46 PM   #8 
  - Thanks Eissa  Frederik   May-23-05 05:54 PM   #16 
  - Yes, without a doubt  Ksec   May-23-05 05:47 PM   #10 
  - It's a loss militarily and morally  Joey Liberal   May-23-05 05:48 PM   #12 
  - The Green Zone (the base in the centre of Baghdad)  Frederik   May-23-05 05:49 PM   #13 
  - According to Chimpy today  gratuitous   May-23-05 05:53 PM   #14 
  - BUSH IS WINNING  DoYouEverWonder   May-23-05 05:56 PM   #20 
  - It's just some untidyness  killbotfactory   May-23-05 05:53 PM   #15 
  - Seven Brigades?  BrotherBuzz   May-23-05 05:55 PM   #17 
  - Oil control.  Disturbed   May-23-05 06:04 PM   #23 
  - OK, let's say  Turbineguy   May-23-05 05:56 PM   #19 
  - We are not winning  kenny blankenship   May-23-05 05:58 PM   #21 
  - No, shit. Very true.  Pepperbelly   May-23-05 06:03 PM   #22 
  - I'm afraid "we" are NOT losing Iraq ...  welshTerrier2   May-23-05 06:22 PM   #24 
  - Look at the #s  Botany   May-23-05 06:24 PM   #25 
 

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