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Trap and destroy


This enemy tactic experienced by Stryker-borne U.S. soldiers in Baqouba may represent a developing trend in how guerrillas are trying to take out hard targets:The AP reports, “One Stryker was lost in a particularly sophisticated ambush. Struck head-on by an IED, the rubber-tired armored vehicle was swallowed up in the bomb crater. Insurgents emerged from hiding, firing RPGs in unison.The Stryker crew was trapped.”More here


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