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Terrorist Stronghold?

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Submitted by William Robert Jack (United States), Mar 2, 2006 at 07:34

Sherwood Forest is a good analogy to the way the terrorists are striking now. By "terrorist stronghold" was meant the equivalent situation to Afghanistan, where there was a clear terrorist base of operation that we could strike with air and sea launched missiles. Of course there are terroists in Iraq now but they have not settled into a clear terrorist stronghold, which is more likley if, and when, we leave Iraq.

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