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    • Alex
    • 31.07.06 | 01:47 (IDT)

    The French wouldn't fight to defend Paris, and you think they would fight to defend Beirut? They have been unwilling to stand up for ANYTHING. Even in WW I, they were unwilling to make the sacrifices to pursue victory, and awaited an American bail out. During the Cold War, they undermined NATO at all opportunities so that they could flirt with surrendering to the USSR. Ignore France, but if you won't defend your borders, you won't have them. Notice that Lebanon is currently missing part of their southern country because they won't defend it, so in stead your troops are there.

    from the article: Soldier sentenced to 28 days for refusing to serve in Lebanon
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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