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#1 Under the mission's rules of engagement, EU nations that capture any pirates will not be allowed to hand them over to a state where suspects could face the death penalty, torture or degrading treatment.
#2 Mission planning for failure is part of the EU strategy.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2008-11-11 13:01||
#3 Rules written by fools who are too arrogant or stupid to think they will ever be threatened. They prefer to live in their theoretical world with a time horizon that doesn;t stretch much past their front door. A weak, soft society too far removed from the reality of survival.
Posted by remoteman 2008-11-11 13:40||