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Turkish Prisoners

  1. Jun 27, 2004 #1
    The world reporter says that 3 Turkish citizens were captured, but CNN reports 4.

    http://www.cnn.com/2004/WORLD/meast/06/10/turkish.hostages/


    So basically by the looks of things, if you're not a terrorist, these guys will try to kill you in an inhumane manner.

    And why the hell do they keep on sending out tapes? The first 2 times they took hostages, their demands were not met.

    How do they even send in so many damn tapes anonymously? You'd think that sooner or later the US would catch them.

    According to CNN:

    Did the Korean or American hostages support the abuse at Abu Ghraib?

    Were the prisoners at Abu Ghraib innocent and defenseless civilians? :mad:
     
    Last edited: Jun 28, 2004
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  3. Jun 27, 2004 #2
    First consider the assumption that these terrorists are actually who you think they are.
     
  4. Jun 28, 2004 #3
    Terrorists claimed the beheadings, what more does it take to accept the truth Adam?
     
  5. Jun 28, 2004 #4

    Njorl

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    According to the US Army, between 70% and 90% were innocent civilians.

    Njorl
     
  6. Jun 28, 2004 #5
    Weren't they prisoners of war?

    between 70 and 90 percent? Isn't that kind of a large estimate?

    But we'll say 80%. Okay, 100% of those beheaded were innocent civilians. All of them, every single one, everyone of those that were beheaded were defenseless.

    Feel better?
     
  7. Jun 28, 2004 #6

    Njorl

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    No, I don't.
    I don't believe either justifies the other.

    I also find it absurd that you call the Turks who were released terrorists.

    Njorl
     
  8. Jun 28, 2004 #7
    I didn't call the Turks who were released terrorists. I called their captors terrorists.
     
  9. Jun 29, 2004 #8
    thats what u said. Which means everybody that was released is a terrorist, but ofcourse thats not what you meant :tongue2:
     
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