Strategy for Living: How to Make the Best Use of Your Time
Last updated: January 28, 2011
August 13, 2009
The Economist about the latest round of kamikaze attacks in Iraq during one of which two truck bombers have nearly erased an entire settlement near Mosul.
Over 100 civilians were killed and hundreds wounded in a four-day period this week. Two lorries packed with explosives levelled most of a settlement on the edge of Mosul in northern Iraq. Residents were sleeping on rooftops to escape the summer heat when their houses collapsed beneath them.
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. . . Previously insurgents had focused on the Shia, but they are increasingly turning the other cheek. “Let them kill us,” Sheikh Khudair al-Allawi, the imam of a mosque that was bombed recently, told the New York Times. “It’s a waste of their time.” The insurgents have taken note and are switching to the Kurds. The bombed dwellings outside Mosul were under the protection of Kurdish forces.
Source: Another bloody mess
January 28, 2011
... then Muhammad plays "Battlefield". If you've got neither Kurds nor Shia, and America does not come...
If you missed the irony, this is the original Jihadi video
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