US prepares to use toxic gases in Iraq
Mon, 3 Mar 2003 10:32:00 -0800 (PST)
On 3 Mar 2003, James Rogers wrote:
> I disagree with the "likely as bullets to cause death" statement
> though. Contrary to Hollywood, civilian statistics show that on average
> the success rates of killing someone with bullets are remarkably low
> today (around 15%), so the 9% figure is ballpark correct in that
> context. However, the rifles used by the military tend to be far more
> lethal on a hit.
so you are saying that the people hit by bullets will be more dead
than those killed by the spray?