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It's kind of analogous to the USA and lousy deadbeat parents. The government can't do much about it, and the kids are the ones who suffer.
As you said, there is no incentive to remove Mugabe.. Even if he's killed, how do we keep the void he leaves from being filled with another radical?
Personally I think the only fix is to combine many of those African countries into larger entities and put them under UN control. Pump them full of healthcare and education to see if we can close the gap existing between them and the 1st world.
Originally posted by BBTBE
Hope Britain does invade, gives the somewhere to use the new chinooks which everyone has been complaining about how its horrendous they aren't being used,
Originally posted by Lethil
Our colonies? We! have no colonies,Zimbabwe is a nation inside of Africa,its an African issue,nothing to do with britain,End of story.
[edit on 5-6-2008 by Lethil]
Originally posted by deltaalphanovember
What most europeans fail to understand, however, is that most violence in Africa is caused by ethnic or tribal divisions and outside interference by Europe or the US is not tolerated. Some person earlier suggested UN takeover and control .... doesn't anyone remember the Americans and Somalia? Black Hawk Down anybody?