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James Holt
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Midterm Paper: ISIS Retaliation, the action of returning a military attack; counterattack. This representation of revenge will most likely happen if the United States bombed ISIS. The act of helping will always be looked upon as an improving action towards the subject, but analyzing the outcome of every situation should be primarily thought beforehand. Our president Barack Obama, needs to take into consideration that the decisions he makes may cost us a lot of lives, and will jeopardize the safety of our citizens. Without regarding ourselves towards taking part in this act of valor, but what we should do is find another solution to this issue that wouldn’t include the force of missiles and bombs. Instead, Barack Obama should look into targeting their main source of supply and recruitment. The United States should develop a plan that will cut access to their spawn of guns and supply routes, address the underlying political grievances of local populations, and hit ISIS where it hurts: their economical power.
The ability to resupply itself through any insurgency, is what ISIS is capable of doing. In the process of that, they use supply routes that enable them to get from point A to B. Knowing that ISIS is surrounded on all sides by enemies, places like Turkey who allow these transportations to happen should cut them off. This disconnection can easily lower their supply of guns and ammunition. Despite having to take the nonviolent approach, I would like to clarify the ways we could solve this case through violence and why they are a bad choice.
First possibility is ground forces to go in. After the 9/11 terrorist attack, it gave America the excuse to fight back towards Afghanistan, leading to the death of many Americans. It is also a costly financial debt, and also human loss becomes an issue. With this in mind, it...

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