I understand the need for security, but if there’s a guy from another country with a machine gun working at your polling place, it kind of invalidates the whole idea of a free and fair election.
The Iraqi police have to be pissed that they got issued leftover French camo from WW II meant for Northern Germany.
If you need concrete barriers and barbed wire coils to protect your polling place, something tells me a cardboard box is insufficient as the last means of protection for the ballots.
Boy would they be pissed off if they new that they were supposed to burn that flag since it touched the ground.
On the ‘pro’ side, body armor stops most bullets, but on the ‘con’ side, the stripes make you a much easier target.