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Dual Purpose of Explosives

Reader comment on item: Might the Saudis Blow Up Their Oil Infrastructure?

Submitted by Dr. Slee (United States), Oct 22, 2005 at 12:49

Putting explosives in and near the oil wells would serve two purposes. 1. The aforementioned "deterrence" and 2. To put out oil-well fires if they should occur in the scorching hot desert with 100's of cigarette smoking arabs servicing the wells.
Dr. Slee

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