"modern professional soldiers are expected to uphold the values of a modern nation state." see your doings(the usa britain and nato) in serbia afghanistan iraq and somalia. you would have to write whole bunches of letters to do justice to their brutality.which newspaper are you planning to write to?not the bangkok post and the nation in thailand.it has nothing to do with them.
Australian, Thai journalists acquitted of defaming Thai navy (AP)
from the article: Some serious thoughts on Syria