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born120 The truth about Somali Pirates
March 28, 2013 By Iman Hassan
A former UN diplomat for Somalia, Ahmedou Ould-Abdallah stated in an interview published in 2008 by a Middle Eastern site, that “because there is no (effective) government, there is … much irregular fishing from European and Asian countries” Ould-Abdallah even went as far as saying that the UN has creditable sources of this illegal fishing and dumping of wastes, but has failed to acted upon it. We cannot expect Somalis to passively allow the continence of these crimes to hinder their livelihood. These pirates, in a sense, personify the Robin Hood ideology as they ‘rob from the rich and give to the poor’. The ransoms go back to the coastal towns as well as families affected by the polluting and illegal fishing.

The overwhelming support for their cause is echoed throughout Somalia/Somaliland. For instance, in Berbera, where I spent a few days, I remember eating at the local restaurant and the “pirates” came around and essentially ate their meals for free. The emergence of the pirates seem logical, now do not confuse that statement by assuming I am justifying their hostages and violence rather I understand the context of their existence. Somalia needed the pirates.
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born120 Amanirenas (died c. 10 B.C.) Amanirenas (also spelled Amanirena) was one of the greatest kandakes, or queen mothers, who ruled over the Meroitic Kingdom of Kush in northeast Africa. She reigned over the kingdom between c. 40 B.C.-10 B.C. When Roman emperor Augustus levied a tax on the Kushites in 24 B.C., Amanirenas and her son, Akinidad, led an army of 30,000 men to sack the Roman fort in the Egyptian city of Aswan.They also destroyed the statues of Caesar in Elephantine. Under orders from Augustus, the Roman general Petronius retaliated, but met strong resistance from Amanirenas and her troops.
After over three years of harsh fighting, the two parties agreed to negotiate a peace treaty. The Romans agreed to return their army to Egypt, withdraw their fort, give the land back to the Kushites and rescind the tax. The brave warrior queen, Amanirenas is remembered for her loyal combat, side-by-side, with her own soldiers. She was blinded in one eye after she was wounded by a Roman. However, the full extent of the Roman humiliation has yet to be disclosed since the Kushite account of the war, written in the Meroïtic script, has not been fully decoded.
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  •   mahaway_chujutat Them bring disease in was one of the major things that whipped us out. They gave us diseased filled blankets as gifts. Their shouldn't be borders. This is indigenous american land, we keep out people from their land? @th0ttamia 1mon
  •   societymenace @th0ttamia U.S government created most of the drug cartels you know that right . This our land 1mon
  •   taontana Disease filled blankets, they came in contact with those disease filled blankets themselves, they were immune to disease that native Americans wasn't. I don't understand, this happened centuries ago , and Latinos are in America most of them are legislaters , what's the problem and yes US goverment has created cartel so why would you wanna be apart of s country like that. america will never own up to there fuck ups. that's a dead argument like how black people are mistreated 1mon
  •   _finchmeister_ @th0ttamia I found too many grammatical errors in your statement/opinion to comprehend not only the comment itself, but also the theme and thesis of your "argument". 1mon
  •   snookiestew smh. sleepwalkers. 1mon
  •   call_me_ak @mahaway_chujutat you make fun of the idiot white trash because she can't spell but your spelling and grammar sucks as well 1mon
  •   mahaway_chujutat English is my third language @call_me_ak 1mon
  •   ramfam_ Lmao 1mon

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globaljihad_dailymonitor France

BFM-TV (h/t mosquito) The Muslim driver, 40, was arrested Sunday at Dijon after having “deliberately ran over a dozen bystanders”, confirmed to BFMTV the police union Synergie. Two passengers from the offending vehicle are still at large. There are eleven wounded, two seriously. Some witnesses say “I heard shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is greatest in Arabic),” says the union BFMTV. This attack comes in the wake of the attack on Joue-les-Tours station by a young man of 20 who would have radicalized over the Internet. The attack was inspired by those that have occurred in Jerusalem last month, when Palestinian jihadists drove into pedestrians at a bus stop.UPDATE:Dreuz  The information has just been published, and according to Public Good , website Dijon, a man deliberately mowed down pedestrians with his car in the late afternoon in Dijon, close to Place Wilson screaming “in the name of the children of Palestine.”Four pedestrians were struck by the vehicle in the first accident, then seven others were run down a few minutes later when three other Godrans street collisions, Monge and rue Transvaal. where the terrorist would have shouted Allahu Akbar.
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prisonerviri Back when i was in high school :) #paintingclass #Europeaninvasion #painting 1mon

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denzelhill Sunday at Cudlee Creek... Yes that's it's real name! #Europeaninvasion #beautifulday #hashtaggingmakesmehappy #bloodycabbage 2mon

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  •   gtc_2 What's the European invasion cover? Don't think I've seen that one before. 2mon
  •   libresyfuertesradio @gtc_2 the back of the biscuits gorillas is the white top with black lettering is a compilation of all the bands revelation seal records 2mon
  •   libresyfuertesradio @gtc_2 fue cover os fue map ofrece europa 2mon
  •   tom_youth @gtc something is going wrong here...... He has " the Way it is" as a 7" ..... ? ..... 2mon

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bringthecontroversy It is a deep thing that people still celebrate the survival of the early colonists at Plymouth — by giving thanks to the #Christiangod who supposedly protected and championed the #Europeaninvasion. The real meaning of all that, then and now, needs to be continually excavated. The #myths and #lies that surround the #past are constantly draped over the #horrors and #tortures of our present.

Every #schoolchild in the #UnitedStates has been taught that the #Pilgrims of the Plymouth Colony invited the local #Indians to a major harvest feast after surviving their first bitter year in #NewEngland. But the real #history of #Thanksgiving is a story of the #murder of #indigenous people and the #theft of their #land by #European #colonialists.
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mhaloureg19 one of my dream destination. it's a must see city when in europe. #travel #eiffeltower #europeaninvasion #tourist #paris #france 2mon

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emiko_kemp French motherfuckers and Eric, curry night was a success! #europeaninvasion 2mon

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lizzie88d One more day an I go here... I have packed... A bikini #weekend #waiheke #island #wine #friends #europeaninvasion #nz 2mon

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