If a shooting war starts in the Gulf it will be the first real test of
the US army rebuilt after its withdrawal from Vietnam. The US
interventions during the 1980s in El Salvador, Grenada and the Lebanon
were really police actions not full-scale wars. The Gulf mobilisation is
the largest movement of US troops since the...
"SHOOT, COWARD, you are only going to kill a man." According to legend,
these were the last words of Che Guevara, just before his execution at
the hands of the Bolivian army, who were in league with the CIA, on
October 9, 1967, aged 39.