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drone strike(s) in the u.s.a.?

Discussion in 'The Furball Forum' started by walt cowan, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. walt cowan

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    when do you think the first drone strike will happen in the u.s.a.? will the target be in a rural or suburban setting? american citizen or a foreign national? how much (if any) collateral damage to citizens and their personal property? discuss.
     
  2. Blast

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    Won't happen. No need. Personnel could do a hit much cheaper with a gun or sabotage.
     


  3. walt cowan

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    then why not do that in yemen or anywhere else?
     
  4. Blast

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    Location is everything. Not so easy for LE or military to just waltz into a foreign country and take out bad guys.
     
  5. walt cowan

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    like a mosque...say...in minnesota?:whistling:
     
  6. Blast

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    Could use a car or truck bomb and blame it on a rival faction.:yawn:
     
  7. walt cowan

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    to much chance of witnesses, screw ups, and folks who just can't stfu. strangers in the hood, stick out like a meat rack in the center of the serengeti. :yawn::yawn:
     
  8. Blast

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    The same thing can be said about a drone strike.
    A vehicle typical of the "hood" and operatives looking like they are from the "hood" could easily set up the hit. A vehicle could even be remotely controlled and driven into the mosque.
    Though I wouldn't want to use remote controlled vehicles because evidence of a remote device would be present in the debris. A missile strike would leave evidence too.
    Face it, drones are not a weapon of choice for in country hits. There are much simpler ways of doing it without leaving obvious evidence of a gov. hit. :smoking:
     
  9. The Viking

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    If you are in the US, thanks to drones which are controlled from the US you are now standing in a legal war zone:
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  10. G33

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    Shooting at drones has been OKed by TN fish and game.
    :supergrin::supergrin:
     
  11. Alizard

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    Exactly. The Bin laden raid almost went sideways when that chopper almost crashed. That could have been a real mess with a whole lot of injured or wounded Seals caught in a mess. Just like the Carter admin's raid in Iran. Very high risk putting boots on the ground inside another country.
     
  12. walt cowan

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    i expect to see a drone strike in the lower 48 this year.
     
  13. Blast

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    Why?:dunno:
     
  14. walt cowan

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    because marcy park is booked for a kids party?:dunno: why does this admin need a reason or permission to do anything? barry's got a pen.:supergrin:
     
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  15. I think obama is setting the stage for "his dictatorship" he will order a drone hit on Americans to demonstrate his power
     
  16. Alizard

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    Absolutely ridiculous.

    Never happen, no way no how.
     
  17. yeah... the Jews did not think Hitler would exterminate thousands of Jews either... nor did the Iraq's people think Saddam Hussein would become a dictator either... wake up America obama is setting the stage.. Congress has just granted him all the power he needs to become America's first dictator..
     
  18. walt cowan

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    sleep my pretty, sleep, sleep...:quiet:
     
  19. Alizard

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