posted on Mar, 25 2004 @ 06:23 AM
Originally posted by Argus
Sorry, but I disagree.
Do you honestly think that if these guys were sepcial forces that the story would have got out ? If they were on an excercise then they would have
communication with a support team at least, and would have arranged their own rescue without the need for the local military to get involved.
To be honest, if I were in that expedition, I would prefer the aid of experienced, military rescue teams than the assistance of the local guys who'm
I suspect would struggle to organise a p*@s up in a brewery, plus there would be the inevitable language barrier which in a tense, rescue situation
could prove difficult.
Only if the situation became desperate would I ask for their help.
Argus, one must remember these persons are foriegners(sp)
in Mexico as 'guests', read...visas. Also, there would be no
language barrier, come on... plenty of Mexicans speak English.
With the sad history of very large 'quakes in Mexico, I would have
no problem accepting their assistance, in this type of rescue.
If it is really a rescue