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Old 16.11.2015, 12:09
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I think we can safely assume that we/the US, Britain, Europe are not on any moral high ground anymore.

Any more?


Were we ever?
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Re: Isis chief al baghadi killed ?

They'll find him eventually.
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Old 16.11.2015, 13:17
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Were we ever?

Fair point.


Whilst I would say our various freedoms of religion, speech etc are clearly at a far more mature level than ISIS', if we as a 'civilized nation' start (continue) treating civilians as irrelevant collateral, why would a horrific organization like ISIS treat Paris, or London's civilians any better.
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Would you have rather had him round for tea and crumpets?

This is a guy that oversees a regime which throws gay men off buildings, crucifies people, beheads people, burns people alive, stones people etc. etc.
Sending in a team to capture him would endanger lives which his isn't worth.
I hate everything they stand for but only a little more than how they came to be in the first place...

http://levantreport.com/2015/08/06/f...-of-2012-memo/

Our glorious leaders not content with screwing things up with Al Qaeda, learned their lessons and guess what?
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Were we ever?
Probably in 1945, but since then its been one stinking f'up after another...
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