The Independant. By Andrew Buncombe in Washington. Published: 25 September 2005 Full article here: http://news.independent.co.uk/world/americas/article314944.ece US forced to import bullets from Israel as troops use 250,000 for every rebel killed US forces have fired so many bullets in Iraq and Afghanistan - an estimated 250,000 for every insurgent killed - that American ammunition-makers cannot keep up with demand. As a result the US is having to import supplies from Israel. And I thought I was a crap shot. Question: Is that 250,000 rounds fired by each septic?