Originally posted by CaptGizmo
OH the hypocrisy of the Europeans! How they love to bash the hell out of us EVIL,DIRTY,STUPID,FAT,etc...etc...etc..Americans for going into
Afghanistan after terrorist yet somehow... it's ok for them to just go into Somalia after Pirates but if America does it is War Mongering.
pointed by several members, many European countries (including Portugal) were part of the forces that went into Afghanistan, what most European
countries were against was the invasion of Iraq.
As for this EU force, they are supposedly working along with the Somalian Transitional Federal Government, not the same thing as Iraq or
The presence of US troops in Somalia during the 1990s also included other countries, as it was an UN sanctioned intervention, mainly non-military.