posted on Jul, 17 2014 @ 02:14 PM
a reply to: KingIcarus
I didn't know about the report that the separatists may have captured a BUK system. Thanks.
That's why I think the people that say the separatists are not sophisticated enough to have such weaponry are being naive. However, even though the
separatists may be sophisticated enough to have attained such a weapon, that does not mean they are sophisticated enough to be trusted to use such a
weapon just on military targets...
...They may possess the weapons system, but lack the geopolitical sophistication to understand that it is just plain wrong to use it against a
civilian target. Or even if the leaders of the separatists are sophisticated enough, they may not have a good enough command-and-control of their
people in the field to prevent them from accidentally, or even purposefully, firing on an airliner (accidentally due to misidentifying it as military
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