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Post time 2014-8-7 20:08:18 |Display all floors
shameless Post time: 2014-8-7 20:01
not what a 82 year old ex Gurkha soldier told me

82 years old
then different war
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laincoubert Post time: 2014-8-7 21:08
82 years old
then different war

indeed,
one of the WARS other people had to die for
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This kind of exploitation goes on even today. The tactics are more sophisticated but the results the same. What we see in across Asia,  South Americas and Europe is exactly this - either tricking, bullying, bribing or coercing people to 'volunteer' to fight someone else's battles and become fodder, so that the masterminds can sit far back from the action and keep themselves safe(r).  This happens even TODAY. it should not be something mysterious or difficult to comprehend.
Gone are the days when only armed combatants fought each other, when ready, according to rules, honourably and the result decided who won and whose will would prevail over the whole issue. They spared innocents and those that did not want to fight. They were however expected to abide by the results. That is literally history!
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KIyer Post time: 2014-8-6 05:23
Link to the complete article

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What are the figures for the French colonia soldiers in the same war ?
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Motika Post time: 2014-8-8 08:21
What are the figures for the French colonia soldiers in the same war ?

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KIyer Post time: 2014-8-7 23:34
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from the French Colony´s 239600 Dead. If you can belive it ???
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KIyer Post time: 2014-8-7 23:34
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Prime Minister Georges Clemenceau, in a speech delivered to the French
Senate on 20 February 1918, stated:
We are going to offer civilisation to the Blacks. They will have to pay for
that
...
. I would prefer that ten Blacks are killed rather than one
Frenchman – although I immensely respect those brave Blacks –, for I
think that enough Frenchmen are killed anyway and that we should
sacrifice as few as possible
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