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Democracy is Station Stop for Islamic Caliphate

Mike1116 Wrote: Sep 16, 2012 3:16 PM
We should regard Islamism as a worse threat than Communism, as a subversive conspiracy. There are many Muslims we would regard as legitimate religionists, but we should be very careful and suspicious. I think that the Night Watch comment from earlier is correct in that people in the Middle East become convinced that the government was behind the offensive film when government officials apologize for it. It is such a big mistake.
Jay Wye Wrote: Sep 16, 2012 7:17 PM
the video was just an scapegoat,it wasn't the real reason for the embassy and consulate attacks.(Al-Qaida)
it's after-the-fact fuel to keep the flames burning.
Reginald10 Wrote: Sep 17, 2012 2:09 PM
You're both right. The media has been describing the video as "US-made", which suggests that the US made it, rather than that it was made IN the US.

And the fact that the riots were held on 9/11 - that's just a coincidence...

China -Japan: Six Chinese surveillance ships entered Japan's territorial waters Friday near the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, the Japan Coast Guard said, prompting the government to set up task forces at the crisis management center within the prime minister's office and at the National Police Agency.

All six ships belong to China's State Oceanic Administration, an organization of the Ministry of Land and Resources. They left Japanese territorial waters later on Friday and were seen moving away from the disputed islet group,...