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Theresa May takes the UK to war

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vince_Ulam, Apr 14, 2018.

  1. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    Really?

    Potassium fluoride can not be shipped out of the United States to other countries without a special license from the U.S. Department of Commerce because the compound is an important raw material in the manufacture of certain chemical weapons.
     
  2. Scintillant

    Scintillant Star commenter

  3. needabreak

    needabreak Star commenter

    It says there was an alternative use which would be reasonable given the climate, although I will clarify I know very little of the detail and know that often in business profit motives come first. What I will ask though is when is a car manufacturer liable for the use of a vehicle they produced when it is used in an armed robbery or some other illegal act? *Bearing in mind this refers to a component not the end product.
     
  4. NoseyMatronType

    NoseyMatronType Lead commenter

    Well, I read the journalists (the seasoned Middle Eastern correspondents Robert Fisk,Patrick Cockburn and Abdel Bari Atwan). Not just their stories. Their books too. Which amounts to thousands of pages. Been doing it on and off for the last 20 years, ever since Fisk started describing what the GIA was getting up to in Algeria.

    Their conclusions seem to pretty much dovetail with those of Scintillant.

    You know what?

    I think I'll carry on reading them.
     
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  5. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    The same way I believed Tony Blair when he told us there was compelling evidence that Saddam Hussein held WMD.
     
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  6. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    Perhaps we'd be more inclined to believe our governments if they did not have a track record of lying to the people again and again and again.
     
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  7. Caoimhseach

    Caoimhseach Lead commenter

    Quite right too.
     
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  8. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    The children in the video seem remarkably chatty for having recently been gassed with barrel bombs.

    I am glad that they are safe.
     
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  9. florian gassmann

    florian gassmann Star commenter

    "Compelling evidence" is not the same as proof. No matter,
    What is your proof that President Macron is a liar?
     
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  10. Caoimhseach

    Caoimhseach Lead commenter

    Did you believe that business about Germany invading Poland. There was no actual evidence. The whole thing was staged.
     
  11. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Anyone we know?
     
  12. Caoimhseach

    Caoimhseach Lead commenter

    Fisk says there was no CW attack. It was just dust.
     
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  13. Scintillant

    Scintillant Star commenter

  14. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    From Roger Waters on his visit to Barcelona:

     
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  15. Caoimhseach

    Caoimhseach Lead commenter

    So it's true, people are tired of experts.
     
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  16. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    I'
    I'm tempted to say, "because his lips are moving."
     
    Last edited: Apr 17, 2018
  17. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    That dates back to the days when we trusted our governments, before they became puppets of corporate interests.
     
  18. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    I'm a bit confused by this post, and the fact that it has garnered three "likes". Are you referring to the staged attack on the radio station in Gliwice?
     
  19. florian gassmann

    florian gassmann Star commenter

    Ah, no proof, as I thought.

    I was rather hoping you were going to post some videos taken by your observors on the ground, or at least some pictures from your fleet of drones above Syria. ;)
     
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  20. monicabilongame

    monicabilongame Star commenter

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