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Originally posted by triplemmm
reply to post by Rob37n
No, I strongly disagree with several posts reponding to my claims.
You cannot say that problems would have arisen in the future from the British Empire because most of the places we ruled in the past do not hate us, unlike the USA which acts like a headless beast in it's (The British Empire) place alienating whole countries by their actions. So we must have done something right.
Originally posted by DerepentLEstranger
reply to post by triplemmm
sure after dumping all that opium in china
you sound like a Little Englander, what?
In a harsh indictment of nearly 50 years of independence, 60 per cent of those surveyed hanker for the days when the country was Britain’s biggest Caribbean colony.
“I am sorry about what happened,” said Ahmed Mighali Said, 77, who fought the British Army in the bloody four-year uprising known as the Aden Emergency, which ended with Britain’s withdrawal in 1967. “Under the British we had peace. The Yemeni fighters were ignorant. I hope the British come back.”