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Topic # 57940 1-Mar-2010 16:27
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In "breaking" news that happened last week some insurgents blew themselves....




*EDIT*: It's been corrected already.

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  Reply # 303350 1-Mar-2010 16:55
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The same was on nzherald.co.nz

Yes it happened last week, but John Key only told us about it this afternoon, thats why it was "breaking news".

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  Reply # 303363 1-Mar-2010 17:08
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Shock! Horror!, the SAS were involved in a gun battle with insurgents!!

They are not over there baking cookies, as Special forces this is what these people do.....

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  Reply # 303387 1-Mar-2010 17:53
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Somehow I don't think the OP was pointing out the fact that it was "breaking news" :)




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  Reply # 303388 1-Mar-2010 17:54
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wellygary: Shock! Horror!, the SAS were involved in a gun battle with insurgents!!

They are not over there baking cookies, as Special forces this is what these people do.....


Ha, i agree completely.

If some kiwi tourists were in a gun fight that would be worthy of breaking news.  Like you said, this is the job they have been trained to do, hardly breaking news? 
 



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Reply # 303399 1-Mar-2010 18:13
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CYaBro: Somehow I don't think the OP was pointing out the fact that it was "breaking news" :)


Finally someone picks up on it!!! 



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  Reply # 303400 1-Mar-2010 18:15
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simon14: The same was on nzherald.co.nz


So they also reported the insurgents blowing themselves?! Wink 

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  Reply # 303420 1-Mar-2010 18:50
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corksta:
simon14: The same was on nzherald.co.nz


So they also reported the insurgents blowing themselves?! Wink 


MY BAD

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  Reply # 303565 2-Mar-2010 08:59
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they blew themselves???




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Reply # 303568 2-Mar-2010 09:01
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pageweon: they blew themselves???


Maybe they had some ribs removed

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  Reply # 303575 2-Mar-2010 09:22
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HA
it would be a very offputting tactic...




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  Reply # 303592 2-Mar-2010 10:44
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Maybe the whole point is now to disgust (or fascinate) the enemy to death!




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  Reply # 303606 2-Mar-2010 11:33
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pageweon: they blew themselves???


A place where men are men and goats are nervous.

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