|Posted on Friday, October 16, 2015 - 04:03 am: ||
Finally! The "It's against the Geneva convention" hoax may been dropped.
http://www.pddnet.com/news/2015/10/handgun-makers- compete-supply-army-new-handgun?et_cid=4882330&et_ rid=317498823&type=cta
"The Army is letting manufacturers decide the optimal type of ammunition. Until recently, the Army usually limited soldiers to use jacketed ball ammunition, which was considered acceptable under rules of war dating back a century. Ball ammunition leaves a cleaner wound and may improve survival. Recent guidance from Army lawyers opens the door to soldiers firing a 9mm round that expands or fragments, causing more damage to the body."