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Response to naaman fletcher (Reply #42)

Sun Dec 25, 2011, 12:07 AM

43. That's two points, not one.

 

Of those 2 points, I agree with the first one. But the second one, I don't agree with. Self-determination is something that is used when it is convenient. Great Britain using this as an argument is about as laugh-out-loud an action as State asking for the MQ-9 back.

I am simply being realistic here. Also, there aren't enought Falklanders to put together a viable cause, as there are fewer people living on those islands than there are in any of the 100+ major neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. Their main purpose is to serve as a pretext for Great Britain in that region, that is it.

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