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Re: Patrick's stats

Jun 14, 1997 10:35 AM
by Tom Robertson

On Sat, 14 Jun 1997 11:23:41 -0400 (EDT) "Patrick Alessandra Jr."
<> writes:
>>          Is it not that in Bosnia we had a civil war? Wars are never
>>pretty and compassinate and peaceful.
>     Yes, quite right, the reason for the war and it's continuity,
>though, is because one side is effectively defenseless (disarmed),
>thus we have had genocide and this was the choice of the western
>European nations in order to prevent the war from spreading to them.

And neither would removing the guns do much good.  In two other recent
genocides (Cambodia and Rwanda), much, if not most, of the killing was
done with swords.

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