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  • Car bomb


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  • Eliminating threats such as the VBIED is the focus of Army's 3rd Counter-IED Conference that was scheduled July 28-30.

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  • The potential partnership bares alarming implications due to Hezbollah's long-established capabilities, specifically their expertise in the making of vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices VBIED's.

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  • After the suspicious vehicle was confirmed to be a VBIED — a variant of the No. 1 killer of Americans on the battlefield — a joint terminal attack controller cleared the Reaper to employ a GBU-12 laser-guided weapon against the vehicle.

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  • Why don't you come here to Iraq and see the stuff yourselves like the drones and VBIED?


  • Poor bomb making with typically poor execution – there would be nothing left of the vehicle or that poor bike rider had this been a Baghdad VBIED.

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  • It's the same culture that allows US soldiers to continue patrolling Iraqi highways in lightly armored Humvees, knowing that terrorists would rather plant a roadside bomb or hit them with a VBIED, than confront them directly.

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  • When one of them is blown up while shouting “VBIED!” instead of “car bomb!”

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  • The original OP2, a couple hundred meters away, was hit by a VBIED (vehicle-borne improvised explosive device) in early September.

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  • Give him Allah's own VBIED (with our own remote safeties that he needn't know about) and put him in position to do the deed.

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  • Today's bombing was carried out by a VBIED, or Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device.



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