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    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by just airstrikes?

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    Depends what war.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grinder View Post
    Depends what war.
    Operation "Inherent Resolve." It's a war, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by heirtothewind View Post
    Leonidas, who held off the Persian army at Thermopylae 480 BCE

    See also- Caesar, De Bello Gallico
    Sure helps if there's a choke point around.

    The Christians held Constantinople until 1453.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rasselas View Post
    Sure helps if there's a choke point around.

    The Christians held Constantinople until 1453.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shanty View Post
    It was Constantinople in 1463.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaragunudgeyon View Post
    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by just airstrikes?
    No

    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by just airstrikes and American boots on the ground? (I don't)
    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by airstrikes and moderate Arab boots on the ground? Possibly..... and that's the only possible way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Devil505 View Post
    No

    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by just airstrikes and American boots on the ground? (I don't)
    Anybody here think that ISIL can be vanquished by airstrikes and moderate Arab boots on the ground? Possibly..... and that's the only possible way.
    I just can't see other arabs defeating them. be a damned miracle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rasselas View Post
    It was Constantinople in 1463.
    Its Istanbul. Not Constantinople.

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