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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-08-10 04:01 PM
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6. Here's a list of nations that we have been critical
whey they have done this before.

Israel, which has the most recent example

The Russian Federation



A few developing world countries


Oh and this is the SHORT list, aka what I remember from actually readying press.

So next time this happens, and State is all in a twitter, well that is kind of being a tad on the hypocritical side.
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  -So then, do other governments have the "right" to hunt down and kill Duer 157099  Apr-08-10 03:54 PM   #0 
  - Israel would be the only country I can think of that would do that  DJ13   Apr-08-10 03:57 PM   #1 
  - Some nations do. Israel has hunted down people for years  truedelphi   Apr-08-10 03:58 PM   #2 
  - That's the danger of this kind of policy.  arbusto_baboso   Apr-08-10 03:58 PM   #3 
  - If a crime was committed, they certainly have the right to hunt them down...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:00 PM   #4 
  - Even when that hunting violates other nations' sovereignty?  arbusto_baboso   Apr-08-10 04:02 PM   #7 
  - Different countries do it different ways.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:16 PM   #13 
  - Thing is, by ignoring international law, WE become criminals, too.  arbusto_baboso   Apr-08-10 04:25 PM   #22 
     - Then you are OK allowing mass murderers and war criminals to live peaceful and happy lives.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:35 PM   #28 
     - That's not what I said and you damn well know it.  arbusto_baboso   Apr-08-10 04:37 PM   #29 
     - Nuremberg trials work only if you can get people to the court.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:52 PM   #35 
     - And you are okay with giving the power of a monarch  sabrina 1   Apr-08-10 10:41 PM   #59 
     - Po Pot killed over a million people...  tkmorris   Apr-08-10 10:46 PM   #60 
     - Problem with this case is that the International Community  treestar   Apr-08-10 04:46 PM   #34 
  - "Can" and "should" are two different questions.  ManiacJoe   Apr-08-10 04:31 PM   #27 
  - If the other nation has approve them coming in to get the guy  Hansel   Apr-08-10 07:22 PM   #46 
  - So Iraqis can come to America and hunt down Americans who have killed Iraqis?  Fumesucker   Apr-08-10 04:03 PM   #10 
  - !  Bluebear   Apr-08-10 04:18 PM   #14 
  - Thee is no law anywhere that I'm aware of that prohibits killing crickets...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:25 PM   #23 
     - You beat  Bluebear   Apr-08-10 04:26 PM   #24 
  - KIlling someone in a war isn't a war crime. Killing in a war isn't generally a crime.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:20 PM   #15 
  - They can try.  ManiacJoe   Apr-08-10 04:22 PM   #17 
  - Wasn't that what 9/11 was all about? People feeling that the U.S.  sabrina 1   Apr-08-10 10:50 PM   #62 
     - No, that was not what 9/11 was about.  ManiacJoe   Apr-09-10 12:49 AM   #78 
        - That's the problem with allowing countries to  sabrina 1   Apr-09-10 02:16 AM   #80 
  - Of course they could.  treestar   Apr-08-10 04:45 PM   #33 
  - Of course not -- that would be "terrorism"!  driver8   Apr-08-10 04:59 PM   #36 
  - We are discussing hunting down war criminals in countries that refuse to extradite them...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 05:01 PM   #37 
  - Exactly right. We seem to think that only we can violate  sabrina 1   Apr-08-10 10:46 PM   #61 
  - So you can shoot a suspected shop lifter?  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 04:13 PM   #12 
  - Legally, not in this country.  ManiacJoe   Apr-08-10 04:21 PM   #16 
  - Here in the U.S., in general no. Now, if that shop lifter tried to escape..  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 04:23 PM   #18 
  - Well why not, if he's suspected of a crime? Isn't that what you said? Suspician is enough?  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 05:08 PM   #38 
     - After looking though all my posts I never said "Suspician" is enough.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 05:14 PM   #40 
        - Oh, so you agree that in the absence of a trial and a guilty verdict that this would be  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 06:00 PM   #42 
        - Actually, I am saying we can hunt war criminals in other countires...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 06:57 PM   #44 
           - oh so suspicion it is. No need for a conviction. Shoot first, ask questions later!  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 07:18 PM   #45 
              - No, he has a choice to come home and face the law.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 07:59 PM   #49 
                 - That's not what the press is reporting. Where are you getting your information from?  John Q. Citizen   Apr-09-10 12:15 AM   #75 
        - What evidence is there that any of the people targetedby  sabrina 1   Apr-08-10 11:00 PM   #64 
  - If they are going to blow you up, yes. nt  Hansel   Apr-08-10 07:23 PM   #47 
  - I'm glad you cleared that up. So Nicaragua has the right to send  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 05:37 PM   #41 
  - Not everyone gets to do it. Just Empire America. We are special and better than everybody else.  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 07:37 PM   #48 
  - No, all nations have the right to self defense against people who conspire to murder...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 09:52 PM   #53 
     - So you are asserting the right of many nations to seek justice violently against Americans  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 10:17 PM   #54 
        - The right of self defense is inherent in nationhood...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 10:30 PM   #56 
        - Then I suppose you support the freeing of the Cuban Five  EFerrari   Apr-08-10 10:56 PM   #63 
        - But Eichmann was tried and convicted. Israel didn't announce that their policy was to  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 11:24 PM   #68 
        - Yes. I am asserting that other nations have the same rights as the United States.  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 11:23 PM   #67 
        - Where is it "written down and codified?" In exactly the same place that you found it  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 11:29 PM   #69 
           - Hey, put down the booze and figure out how to use a threaded message board.  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 11:37 PM   #70 
              - Oh, Jesus. I've done it again. Gone and got upset over the simple  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 11:47 PM   #73 
                 - No, you should learn how to use a threaded discussion board and reply to the right person  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 11:58 PM   #74 
  - The country if Nicaragua has the right to seek out people who commit war crimes in their nation...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 08:41 PM   #50 
     - I'm sorry. How is issuing a "Wanted Dead or Alive" edict different from  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 09:29 PM   #51 
        - Capture or kill (try to be accurate) involves capture.  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 09:49 PM   #52 
           - What does that have to do with Nicaraguans coming here and attempting to  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 10:23 PM   #55 
           - Yes, they do. Just as we have that right...  Ozymanithrax   Apr-08-10 10:38 PM   #58 
           - And you are asserting that Italy has the right to fire, for example, a cruise missle into the  John Q. Citizen   Apr-09-10 12:33 AM   #77 
           - What the fuck do I need a link for? Do you have a link to the international law that gives  mudplanet   Apr-08-10 11:07 PM   #65 
              - Why are you writing like that to some one who is arguing against the Obama  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 11:42 PM   #72 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-08-10 11:22 PM   #66 
  - You must not be aware that assassination is against  sabrina 1   Apr-08-10 10:35 PM   #57 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-08-10 11:40 PM   #71 
        - Yes, even he would not publicly state that the U.S. would  sabrina 1   Apr-09-10 12:56 AM   #79 
  - My understanding is that...  Deep13   Apr-08-10 04:00 PM   #5 
  - Here's a list of nations that we have been critical  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-08-10 04:01 PM   #6 
  - +1  Echo In Light   Apr-08-10 04:24 PM   #19 
  - Chik Deney, perhaps?... nt  Bigmack   Apr-08-10 04:02 PM   #8 
  - Don't know about "right" but many countries particularly Israel murder at will. n/t  jody   Apr-08-10 04:03 PM   #9 
  - And look at how much safer and secure it's made them. I sure wish we were as secure as  John Q. Citizen   Apr-08-10 04:11 PM   #11 
     - Interesting books, Victor Ostrovsky's "By Way of Deception" & "The Other Side of Deception"  jody   Apr-08-10 04:24 PM   #20 
  - Your question is very general, but I would answer that no government  rhett o rick   Apr-08-10 04:25 PM   #21 
  - LOL. They ( and we ) do it all the time  Uzybone   Apr-08-10 04:27 PM   #25 
  - There is no way to enforce international law  treestar   Apr-08-10 04:29 PM   #26 
  - As a superpower the US is a leading outlaw state routinely violating international law  Echo In Light   Apr-08-10 04:42 PM   #30 
     - That's as may be  treestar   Apr-08-10 04:44 PM   #32 
  - Hmm.  Dr Morbius   Apr-08-10 04:42 PM   #31 
  - No. It is only good when it is our guy who does it.  Stinky The Clown   Apr-08-10 05:13 PM   #39 
  - they do now thanks to the sociopathic right wing dorks pulling the strings  fascisthunter   Apr-08-10 06:01 PM   #43 
  - Not if those war criminals are too powerful  Juche   Apr-09-10 12:22 AM   #76 

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