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US Army Confiscating Motorcycles in Iraq

  Posted at 04:20:58 PM
  File under  News Uniformed
  Author: Mike Werner
  Location: Paris, France

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1st Sgt Michael Evans (R) and his passenger, captain Bradley Boyd (L), of the Charlie Company of 1-22 U.S. Army's 4th Infantry Division (Task Force Ironhorse), laugh as they ride on a motorcycle confiscated in Tirkit, 110 miles north of Baghdad, October 28, 2003. The occupation forces in Tikrit are confiscating motorcycles as they are forbidden after being used in attacks on U.S. troops in Saddam Hussein's hometown. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

In it's war against terror, the US Army is confiscating motorcycles in Iraq. Many of the attacks have been done by fanatics riding motorcycles with bombs on board, and since they're difficult to stop, the weave through security points and blow themselves up.

However, the big damage seems to be accomplished by cars and trucks (they do have a larger carry-load)? So is the US Army going to forbid cars ??

Via: Yahoo News & Reuters News

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