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    • HCKC
    • 18.08.11 | 04:13 (IDT)

    The passengers on the boat were fools. Let's deal with some facts. The blockade is legal - the will be evident shortly even to ingorant doubters. The soldiers were doing their duty performing a legal interdiction. The passengers and crew had a legal obligation to allow it to be search. When a soldier with an assault rifle, tells you to sit down and shut up; particulary if he is performing a legitimate interdiction and search procedure. You don't try to kill him; that's just common sense. If you do try to kill him don't whine about it if you or others get hurt.

    from the article: Turkey plans diplomatic assault on Israel after its refusal to apologize for Gaza flotilla raid
    First published 02:27 18.08.11 | Last updated 02:27 18.08.11
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