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Posted by Fred 2013-02-24 00:00||
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File under: Govt of Syria
#1 "though it's possibly the Islamist rebel ranks that have the fewest women taking part in them"
Gee, I wonder why?
Posted by Barbara 2013-02-24 00:24||
#2 Now Assad's really in trouble, he done pizzed off the wimmenfolk.......Ain't seen no trouble like what's gonna rain down on his sorry ass now.....
Posted by USN,Ret. 2013-02-24 11:22||
#3 he done pizzed off the wimmenfolk.
What the Muslim world needs is a female Martin Luther to nail 95 scrotums to the mosque door to kick off the Muslim Reformation.
Posted by SteveS 2013-02-24 13:53||
#4 Isn't 150 generally considered a company-sized unit? Maybe the "Martyr Rokan Company" doesn't quite have the same ring.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2013-02-24 14:17||
#5 ..yes, a company. Roughly 40 per platoon, 3 platoons per company, plus company overhead [ones and twos for supply, maint, admin, trans, med, etc].
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-02-24 15:44||
#6 A Special Forces Company or "B Team" is comprised of a small HQ element [Company Commander, XO, SGM, S-3, S-4, Supply Sergeant, a few other enlisted] and 4 to 5 "A Team's" of twelve men each. Less than 80 folks if my memory serves me correctly.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-02-24 15:50||