Human Rights Sanctions Blocked

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    By James Bone


    http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,3-2138685,00.html#cid=OTC-RSS&attr=World
     
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    Ya' know, if we just pull out of the Useless N, it'll fall apart. Probably still be as effective as it currently is though.
     
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    I think they're going to pull out the cop out, court of last resort on the individual cases, or at least that's what they're pushing for - put most of the blame on civilians, that way the oil keeps on flowing to China.
     
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    We need to quit pretending we are "friends" with people that suck.
     
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    Testing the waters to see how the proposed "sacntions" on Iran will fly?
    As if we don't already know. :wank:
     
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    Screw them. Cold War is over. TIme to rethink who are our friends and who are not, and cut off the ones that aren't.

    We used to do things because they were right, not because we had someone else's permission.
     
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    That's just it. Sanctions aren't really meant for individuals committing war crimes. Nice technicality, wouldn't you say?
     
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    World opinion :bs1: ---guess flip flop Kerrry gets his way after all. How many American butts can politicians back into a corner?
     
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    Sanctions don't hurt anyone but the general populace anyway. No one really believes these despotic governments sacrifice their lifestyles/spending for their people. do they?
     
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