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You shall be persuaded

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It is a fundamental mistake to see the enemy as a set of targets. The enemy in war is a group of people. Some of them will have to be killed. Others will have to be captured or driven into hiding. The overwhelming majority, however, have to be persuaded.

— Frederick Kagan, “War and Aftermath,” Policy Review, Aug 03

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