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Old Dec 23rd 2016, 03:07 PM
MeMyselfAndI MeMyselfAndI is offline
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Default Military Police deploys to Aleppo

Russia is deploying a Military Police battalion to former rebel-held East Aleppo to "help maintain security": https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/2...police-aleppo/

Video of the MP troops arriving today to Khmeimim base: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nztAb3VPAA
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Old Dec 25th 2016, 02:50 AM
Tom Palven Tom Palven is offline
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Default Re: Military Police deploys to Aleppo

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Russia is deploying a Military Police battalion to former rebel-held East Aleppo to "help maintain security": https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/2...police-aleppo/

Video of the MP troops arriving today to Khmeimim base: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nztAb3VPAA
The phrases "to help maintain security" and "to restore order" are government-speak for "to occupy."

In the game of Let's Build an Empire you bomb the shit out of areas and then "maintain security" forever.
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