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Sounds like Vietnam

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Submitted by Michael S (United States), Nov 12, 2015 at 04:56

Hi, Moh

It sounds eerily like Vietnam -- and Afghanistan '79. How long a war do the Russians want? Five years? Ten? Twenty? ISIS can provide it. You can't fight Allah with rockets, and win. ISIS has tremendous popular appeal, especially among the young.

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