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Dorothee

Dorothee
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A Friend Asked Me To Bring This Up

A Friend Asked Me To Bring This Up

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Cranesville Swamp

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I Like Movies And Books That Cheer People Up (Here I took a photo of my favorite-DVD!) As The Iberian Lynx Isn't Critically Endangered Anymore, But The Darwin's Fox Still Is, I Decided To Replace The Old Photo By A Photo Showing A Darwin's Fox! My Favorite Singers Are Daniel Boys And David Archuleta - I Still Find This Picture I Drew Kind Of Cheesy!

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| 08:49 AM Aug 13 2017

WobblyJoe

United States

“demonstrate for the “freedom of sailing” an American war ship now illegally entered an area claimed by China.”
No. Not at all.
It’s not only legal, it’s the internationality of the area that is the point of the missions.
Completely legal, and encouraged by our allies in Asia since we are the only nation China will take seriously.
China has claimed ALL of the South China Sea as it’s private possession, despite the fact that the fact that many other nations border on that sea and that most of the worlds trade travels by ship through that sea which they all border.
China has built man-made islands and fortified them in support of it’s claim.
China was warned before they built them that man-made islands would be regarded as what they are, a means to cheat the system.
China’s claim to the entire South China Sea would give China an economic stranglehold on all of Asia.
Nations like Vietnam and others have asked us to do these missions, as they also have claims in the region to the valuable minerals in the sea.
We also wouldn’t allow Mexico to claim the entire Gulf of Mexico, Iran to claim the entire Persian Gulf, or India to claim the Indian Ocean.
By China’s logic, no foreign ships have a right to pass through the eastern Pacific, in the area enclosed by Alaska, Hawaii, and the west coast of the USA.
Just because they live nearby, doesn’t mean it’s all theirs, “International waters” are defined by the UN already.
China can’t be allowed to just grab the most important waterway on earth at the cost of other nations.
China has sailed it’s spy ships up our rivers for decades, now they claim an entire sea?
They are not innocent in this, and we are not the aggressors.
Unless you’d like China to control the export of everything produced in Asia.
I think Germany might occasionally suffer from regional thinking.
Illegally?
If only we’d interfered when Germany decided that all of Poland belonged to the Reich.
It’s the same thing, only on water.
China is stealing from other people who also live there.

| 04:51 AM Aug 13 2017

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Palau

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| 11:43 PM Aug 10 2017

Dorothee

Germany

>“Domradio” says that this Monday in Johannesburg (South Africa) 30.000 people had a peaceful demonstration against corruption and against some political decisions made by President Zuma.
>“Tagesschau” says that due to the economic crisis in Venezuela there are people who lost about 20 kg and hospitals that have nothing left to nourish their patients.
>The German news show “heute” from the TV-channel “ZDF” says that to demonstrate for the “freedom of sailing” an American war ship now illegally entered an area claimed by China.

| 05:51 AM Aug 04 2017

Dorothee

Germany

The German human-rights organisation “GfbV” says that in Laikipia (Kenya) an unknown number of people got injured or killed by firearms sent to Kenya from Germany this year. Victims as well as aggressors both can be found among police officers or rangers, nomadic native tribes and farmers. Reason is that to satisfy important Western trading partners and to attract more safari-tourists the Kenyan government declared about 60% of Laikipia a wildlife sanctuary…and ordered every human being living there, including native tribes, to leave this place. That means that farmers and native tribes now need to get along on 40% of the space they used to have. Of course that causes a lot of tensions and worries that with the other “taking away so much water and food for the livestock” there may not be enough left for the own livestock. Often things that started as heated arguments then escalated and even arriving police officers got injured.
Also it happened that people secretly pastured their livestock in what is now a sanctuary – or went to the wildlife sanctuary for reasons other than that, like natives searching for healing plants they knew –, were mistaken for poachers and then shot by rangers.

| 09:08 AM Jul 30 2017

Dorothee

Germany

>”Domradio” says that in Venezuela two people got killed during demonstrations against today’s elections.
>“Domradio” says that this July not one aid-organisation could reach the citizens of occupied cities in Syria to bring them food and medicine.
>“Domradio” says that due to the insecure political situation many Venezuelans flee to Colombian cities and villages neighboring Venezuela…and straight to those areas where the terrorist ELN still commits acts of terrorism, where the political situation isn’t stable either and where they are met with suspicion as there are so many ways to avoid border controls for Venezuelans who go to Columbia and vise versa.

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